CANDIDATE QUESTIONNAIRE – Seleena Reid for Ward 6/Puslinch Upper Grand District School Board Trustee

Seleena Reid is among the group of eight candidates seeking the Ward 6 and Puslinch seat on the Upper Grand District School Board. Continue reading “CANDIDATE QUESTIONNAIRE – Seleena Reid for Ward 6/Puslinch Upper Grand District School Board Trustee”

CANDIDATE QUESTIONNAIRE – Aisha Jahangir for Ward 6/Puslinch Upper Grand District School Board Trustee

Aisha Jahangir is one of eight people vying for the singular seat for Ward 6 and Puslinch on the Upper rand District School Board. Continue reading “CANDIDATE QUESTIONNAIRE – Aisha Jahangir for Ward 6/Puslinch Upper Grand District School Board Trustee”

Five More Council Candidates Talk to Open Sources

The Open Sources Guelph interviews with council candidates continue this week with five new segments from five new people who are running again, or for the first time, for Guelph City Council.

On last Thursday’s episode we heard from Alex Green, Cathy Downer, Steve Petric, Eli Ridder, and Anshu Khurana, and now you can hear from them too by downloading the podcast version of the show.

Follow the link below, or search “Guelph Politicast” and download on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play.

Open Sources Guelph

It’s nearly a month till Election Day, which means there’s a lot of ground to cover in the next 30-some odd days. This week on Open Sources Guelph, you join our candidate interview series already in progress as we go into the field again to talk to those that seek the endorsement of the people so that they might become official city councillors.

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Bail to the Chief! DeRuyter Announces Retirement from Guelph Police

Though we’ve been wondering who might fill the 13 seats around the city council chamber for the next term, there’s now going to be an especially big seat to fill next year in an office on the other side of the tracks from City Hall. Continue reading “Bail to the Chief! DeRuyter Announces Retirement from Guelph Police”

Transit Riders: the City and a New Advocacy Group Want Feedback!

Undoubtedly, there are issues with Guelph Transit. You’ve got yours, you’ve probably talked about them on social media and to friends, but now, two different groups in the city are ready to listen. Continue reading “Transit Riders: the City and a New Advocacy Group Want Feedback!”

GUELPH POLITICAST #137 – Megan Stacey, London Free Press Reporter

Here in Guelph you’ll always find someone that will tell you government’s all wrong. It’s filled with the corrupt and the opportunistic, and no one that cares about the day-to-day issues of concern to citizens. Well, imagine living in an Ontario city where voters turned over 11 of 14 council seats, plus the mayor, and still couldn’t get out of actual scandal. Continue reading “GUELPH POLITICAST #137 – Megan Stacey, London Free Press Reporter”

First Candidate Interviews Now Available in Open Sources Podcast!

For the next couple of weeks, the Open Sources Guelph election team (which is the same as the regular Open Sources team) are doing spot interviews with people running for city council on October 22’s municipal election.

We began last Thursday with incumbents Dan Gibson and James Gordon, and challengers Charlene Downey and Dominique O’Rourke.

Follow the link below, or search “Guelph Politicast” and download on iTunes, Stitcher and Google Play.

Open Sources Guelph

This week on Open Sources Guelph, we were all ready to hunker down and focus on our first batch of municipal election interviews, but no, Doug Ford had to go and break constitutional norms because he wasn’t going to be stopped by some un-elected judge! Or something. Anyway, we’ll talk about all this notwithstanding talk, and then we’ll get right into the interviews.

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CANDIDATE QUESTIONNAIRE – Jolly Bedi for Ward 6/Puslinch Upper Grand District School Board Trustee

Jolly Bedi is on a list of eight people all vying for the one seat on the Upper Grand District School Board from Ward 6 and Puslinch. Continue reading “CANDIDATE QUESTIONNAIRE – Jolly Bedi for Ward 6/Puslinch Upper Grand District School Board Trustee”