Oct 5th, 2014
By Kate Harries AWARE News Network A group of Clearview citizens has collected data on the township’s finances and organized it in a get-it-at-a-glance graphic style. Much of the data is taken from the Financial Information Returns, publicly available audited reports that municipalities are obliged t...
Sep 29th, 2014
Who’s keeping your politicians honest? Well, that’s your job, to keep an eye on what they’re up to. Democracy isn’t just about casting a vote at election time, it’s about remaining involved in the government of your community. But what if your politicians duck behind closed doors so you have no idea ...
Sep 25th, 2014
By Brad Pritchard Alliston Herald ADJALA-TOSORONTIO – The two candidates running for mayor of Adjala-Tosorontio can agree on one thing: growth will likely be the number one challenge facing the new council. Mary Small Brett, who is the current deputy mayor, believes it will come down to balanci...
Sep 21st, 2014
Tuesday Oct. 7 – Everett Legion @ 7pm Thursday Oct. 9 – Upper Canada Camp 1713 Concession Road 2 in Palgrave @ 7pm...
Sep 19th, 2014
One of the questions on the questionnaire AWARE Simcoe has sent out to candidate is: If elected, will you support the creation of a lobby registry for local and County government? Some candidates – those new to the workings of municipal government – have asked for more information about what w...
Sep 15th, 2014
New Tecumseth Free Press Online There will be a new Mayor in Adjala Tosorontio after the October 27th municipal elections. And it will be either current deputy mayor Mary Small Brett or former councillor, Leo Losereit. Incumbent mayor Tom Walsh is not seeking reelection. At the nomination deadline Fr...