As you can guess , I do receive a fair amount of correspondence from constituents. I try to acknowledge all emails and letters promptly because your input is important .Many of these notes ask questions which may be of interest to many of you – and my response may also be of interest.
So , I will publish some of these questions along with my answer. I will identify the letter writers by initials only and reserve the right to edit all material before publishing. Naturally, these examples will represent only a small segment of the mail I regularly receive.
I trust you will find this section of my website of interest and would remind you to direct all e-mail correspondence to me at firstname.lastname@example.org
I have heard rumours that certain councillors would prefer/want to have, the Whitchurch-Stouffville Ward boundaries realigned. Is this true? What would be your position on this matter? Thank you EG Answer: Yes there has been discussion about the best way to align the current Wards such that the population in each Ward becomes more in […]
I have read news reports that Council is considering putting referendum questions on the ballot in the Municipal election of 2018. If so how binding are the out comes of such questions. Thanks JEC Answer Yes the placing of a referendum question on the 2018 ballot has been suggested by council. If a […]
Question – What exactly is the point of having indoor washrooms at Coultice Park if they’re locked in the middle of the day? Answer – Coultice Park washrooms are not locked any day – seven days a week – during summer months. They are opened by the cleaning crew staff early in the morning (generally […]
Good Morning These phone numbers are the ones any concerned resident can call if they have an issue with the filling on the Ninth Line, United Soils Management. These phone numbers are a contact the residents can turn to, to address any issues they have and any possible resolutions to problems that may arise during […]
Maurice There has been little or no activity regarding the proposed housing development on Highway 48 near the Ballantrae Golf C.C. . What is the status of this ? E.A. Thank You for your email – Highway 48 housing project Ballymore are still moving this project forward. It appears now that construction will not start […]
Dear Maurice Re: 14619 Ninth Line (Musselman’s Lake) During construction of this house, the adjacent public sidewalk to this property has been inaccessible due to siltation etc. Now, the retaining wall they are building is on town property up against an existing fire hydrant. Should they continue building the wall as is, could we get […]
Hi Maurice, As always, you are doing a great job representing our interests in Ward 2. Just a quick update on the sidewalk on 48 south to Pine vista, I know the last update stated they would be completed in 2016. Is it slightly delayed? There is a group of us in the Felcher area […]
Q – I notice my weekly garbage pick-up, principally the recycling bins, are now being picked up later in the day than what was customary. Can you provide a reason? H R __________________________________________________ Per the contract the town has with GFL our garbage and recycling company, household waste must be picked […]
Councillor, Saw this sign on Ninth Line just north of the golf course. Is there to be a new subdivision constructed. Thanks J E __________________________________________________ Thanks for the email. Have seen the sign in question. As best as can be determined Kamali is the builder of large estate custom designed homes and not a sub-division […]
Tony Anna, You have asked two questions on my Facebook page. What is Status of Coultice Park ? Park is coming along nicely. Was there yesterday and grass is growing. We await warm weather such that a rubber pad can be installed in the splash pad. About a week thereafter the water will be turned […]