Tag Archives: Town Council

Change is in the air

With all the talk south of the border about change we got thinking about change locally. We have been hoping for change for quite a while. We are talking about the Town Council of course and how a real shake-up is in order. Not that change for change sake is necessarily the best thing. As one of the Republican candidates asked “change what?”. It’s an important question. It’s easy to campaign on change but one needs “to put some verbs in the sentences” as a certain TV personality would say. Continue reading

Mayor offers to resign

Not ours. Hope we didn’t disappoint you. No we are referring to the mayor of Mahone Bay who has been accused of meeting with his Council in camera illegally.

“The public record shows that council has a long-standing history of using in-camera sessions to discuss public business,” said Keith Macdonald.

Mr. Feeney said if an investigation by the town’s lawyer shows council has acted improperly he will step down.

If the Mahone Bay Town solicitor is as smart as the Wolfville’s legal beagle they will call the meetings workshops. Continue reading