“Celebrate our cities” in New Brunswick, home to eight cities.Moncton, Dieppe, Fredericton, Saint John, Edmundston, Campbellton, Bathurst and Miramichihttps://www.tourismnewbrunswick.ca/See/Cities.aspx Prince Edward Island has 2 cities, Charlottetown and Summerside, and clear rules as to who may form a city.“Under the province’s Municipal Government Act, a municipality …

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Contemptuous dotards ‘mayor’ Mike Savage and ‘mp’ Darren Fisher are currently celebrating a City that no longer exists. Pretending it still exists. Where is our Council?Where are the Trustees for our Commons?Why are the assets our progenitors worked so hard for under someone else’s control …

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James Vaughan, President of the Halifax Homeowners Association, called for a plebiscite to be held on the matter of the proposed amalgamation. Council authorized a letter to the Minister of Municipal Affairs to advise that Halifax City Council was prepared to conduct a plebiscite on …

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Some Highlights: *Checks & Balances: Two Councillors for each ward* (Chapter 3)Dartmouth shall be a corporation consisting of three wards.Dartmouth shall be governed by a council, consisting of a Warden and six Councillors (two for each ward). *Checks & Balances: Quasi-term limits, staggered terms: Wardens …

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