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Oct 8th, 2010
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The Barrie Examiner has been featuring one-on-one interviewswith the mayoral candidates during the upcoming weeks.By J.T. MCVEIGH BARRIE EXAMINER October 7 2010 — Sitting in a cramped campaign office amongst signs, maps and papers, incumbent Mayor Dave Aspden talks like a person who feels his j...
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Oct 3rd, 2010
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October 2 2010 — AWARE Barrie invited all the city’s mayoralty candidates to be interviewed on video. Harry Ahmed, Carl Hauck and Jeff Lehman responded right away. Interviews with some others are scheduled. In the meantime, the first three Barrie mayoralty interviews can be accessed at th...
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Sep 29th, 2010
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By KAREN FOX AND RUTH BLAICHER Barrie Examiner September 28 2010In keeping with Examiner policy of not allowing registered candidates in the municipal election to write columns or submit letters, Roots Issues' Erich Jacoby-Hawkins has enlisted the help of guest writers during his campaignOur key conc...
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Sep 29th, 2010
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By RAYMOND BOWE BARRIE EXAMINER September 28 2010City officials have received 13 complaints about election signs being placed in prohibited areas. ...
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Sep 29th, 2010
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By BOB BRUTON BARRIE EXAMINER September 28 2010The Village of Essa Woods has been chopped down to size. City council has denied a proposed residential/commercial development at 300 Essa Rd., where 3,000 people could have lived in a mix of five high-rise apartments and townhouses, and where 143,000 sq...
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Sep 28th, 2010
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Invitation – September 28 2010 – Gord Miller, Ontario’s Environmental Commissioner, is the featured guest at a catered reception on October 19th from 5pm to 6:30 pm at Liaison College 94 Dunlop West. Tickets are $20.00 per person. Hors D’ Oeuvres and a cash bar. Sponsored by “The Ba...
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Sep 23rd, 2010
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Editorial Barrie Examiner Sept 13 2010Barrie residents are seeing a trend in high-density plans for residential development making their way to city council.Monday evening, councillors turned down the Clawson Group’s plans for 300 Essa Rd. — five high-rise apartments from 14 to 25 storeys...
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Sep 23rd, 2010
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By RAYMOND BOWE BARRIE EXAMINER Sept. 23 2010An eight-way race to become Barrie's next mayor could attract more voters to cast their ballot, says a politics professor at Georgian College. ...
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Sep 23rd, 2010
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By MARG. BRUINEMAN BARRIE EXAMINER Sept 23 2010First, no tax increases. Second, clean up the downtown.In his run for mayor, Joe Tascona produces planks to a platform he suggests has set the tone for the municipal election in Barrie. ...
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Sep 22nd, 2010
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By BOB BRUTON Barrie Examiner September 22 2010The death of leadership, and taxes, were hot topics at Tuesday's all-candidates mayors debate in Barrie.Held at the Steckley-Gooderham Funeral Home on Worsley Street, it involved Mayor Dave Aspden, current Couns. Mike Ramsay and Jeff Lehman, former Barri...