We need a more accurate representation of the diversity of our cultures, regions, and the age demographic of our voters
All nine candidates in my posted list were actually elected. What's the chance of that occurring on its own?
After a long and difficult process, I am pleased to announce my final selections for a Nanaimo city council we can all have confidence in
Mayors have different leadership styles -- and they might not fit with the councillors we elect
This first cull is neither permanent nor completely closed. But with a much shorter list, I can focus my ongoing research on those I think are best
The crucial question is whether a candidate will persistently and uncompromisingly look after the interests of the voters. Here's how the incumbents meet the...
This is the first part of a series where I will share with you my process and selections for Nanaimo's municipal election on October 20
Cleaning up this council's messes is not for the meek or those seeking glory
There is something wonderful about seeing so many people coming together to acknowledge and push back against the everyday realities that complicate so many...
She was set upon because she dared to speak her conscience
At Wednesday’s finance and audit committee meeting, the public may well learn who is really in charge of the city
This council epitomizes what happens when voters are not vigilant, well-informed, and missing at the voting stations. But we are capable of climbing back
The council majority's new fascination with censure is putting taxpayers in significant financial jeopardy
Realistically, it will likely take years to get out of the pit that this administration seems determined to keep digging ever deeper