LIVE BLOG: Committee of the Whole for September 5, 2017

We begin the fall session with money matters. So get out your abacus and get ready to go over variances with this month’s Committee-of-the-Whole. You can click here for the amended agenda from City Hall, and you can click here to read Politico’s preview of today’s meeting. For the complete blow-by-blow of today’s committee meeting, you can follow me on Twitter, or follow along below via Storify. Continue reading “LIVE BLOG: Committee of the Whole for September 5, 2017”

Committee of the Whole Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the September 5 Meeting?

It’s time to get back to school work, with the first Committee-of-the-Whole session since July, and money matters seem to matter most in this first gathering of city council for fall 2017. Continue reading “Committee of the Whole Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the September 5 Meeting?”

Committee of the Whole Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the June 6 Meeting?

In spite of the unintentional best efforts of city council this week, Committee-of-the-Whole will proceed with its June meeting with a jam-packed agenda including updates on audits and budgets, moving to a low carbon City Hall, and the official presentation of the proposed realignment of Transit routes to council this September. Continue reading “Committee of the Whole Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the June 6 Meeting?”

LIVE BLOG: Committee of the Whole for May 1, 2017

If it’s the first Monday of the month, then it’s time for Committee-of-the-Whole. You can click here for the amended agenda from City Hall, and you can click here to read Politico’s preview of today’s meeting. For the complete blow-by-blow of today’s committee meeting, you can follow me on Twitter, or follow along below via Storify. Continue reading “LIVE BLOG: Committee of the Whole for May 1, 2017”

Committee of the Whole Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the May 1 Meeting?

May’s Committee-of-the-Whole meeting will be a packed one, but not with anything too terrible controversial. A lot of budget touch-ups, some new speed limits, and the updates to new and ongoing programs are all on the docket. Continue reading “Committee of the Whole Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the May 1 Meeting?”

Committee of the Whole Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the April 3 Meeting?

April’s Committee-of-the-Whole meeting will be a rich mix of animal bylaws, taxation math, and new methods of voting for the 2018 municipal election. So as far as committee meetings go, there’s something for everyone it seems. Continue reading “Committee of the Whole Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the April 3 Meeting?”

FACEBOOK LIVE: Committee-of-the-Whole Meeting Post-Game – March 7, 2017

It was a very busy (6 and a half hours busy) Committee-of-the-Whole meeting yesterday. If you don’t want to go over all the tweets that came out of the live-blog, why don’t you watch this neat video courtesy of Facebook Live to get caught up? Continue reading “FACEBOOK LIVE: Committee-of-the-Whole Meeting Post-Game – March 7, 2017”

LIVE BLOG: Committee of the Whole for March 6, 2017

It’s going to be an action-packed agenda for this month’s committee. You can click herefor the amended agenda from City Hall, and you can click here to read Politico’s preview of today’s meeting. For the complete blow-by-blow of today’s committee meeting, you can follow me on Twitter, or follow along below via Storify. Continue reading “LIVE BLOG: Committee of the Whole for March 6, 2017”

Committee of the Whole Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the March 6 Meeting?

March comes in like a lion for Committee-of-the-Whole as there are a lot of reports coming forward on the agenda for the meeting this coming Monday. Corporate Services and Infrastructure, Development and Enterprise Serves are the areas being covered. Continue reading “Committee of the Whole Preview – What’s on the Agenda for the March 6 Meeting?”