Blog Posts - Town Hall Meeting



Newcomers vs Long-time Residents

Some commenters on Dean Ward's blog think its perfectly okay for a newcomer to get elected to our council, riding in on an establishment mayor's back after living here at the time for only two years, who is on record through a letter to the editor be...
by JOHN PRINCE on Mar 2, 2013

What Game is our Mayor Playing Now?

Heard on the radio yesterday that our Mayor wants to have a private meeting with a group of newcomers and weekenders. Who are these newcomers and weekenders? Are they a newly organized group such as the Ratepayers? Are they meant to counter the Rat...
by JOHN PRINCE on Jan 3, 2013

Hit the Road Jack

My fellow blogger Mr. Ward has the temerity and audacity (got to admire his spunk) to disagree with me. ;-) Regarding whether a Town Hall Meeting is warranted at this time as I have been advocating for here on my blog. Considering, as he believes, th...
by JOHN PRINCE on Nov 20, 2012

Town Hall Meeting: We need to talk

I believe with everything that has transpired, especially in the last couple of months or so, that a meeting of the minds, so to speak, needs to take place between members of council and the general public here in the Pass, by way of a forum open to...
by JOHN PRINCE on Nov 19, 2012

Why don't you talk to me?

Yesterday, I sent an anonymous email to mayor and council at the request of a commentator in my last post, who provided everyone here with council's individual email addresses and encouraged people to contact them. I heard back from no one except for...
by JOHN PRINCE on Nov 17, 2012

What people are saying... "We don't trust you no more"

By way of petition and word on the street the community has spoken... "We don't trust you no more"... is what they are saying. Mayor, council and administration have lost the trust of the people... and yet they are still there? Have they no shame,...
by JOHN PRINCE on Nov 15, 2012

Breast Cancer Town Hall Meeting, Chicago 9/30/12

Hear ye, hear ye, all you breast cancer bitches out there:Do you have questions about treatment options, nutrition and physical activity, family history, and supportive oncology services to help you move forward after breast cancer? This FREE interac...
by Cancer Bitch on Nov 10, 2012

Mayor Decoux: Shuckin' and jivin'

In a recent CTV News interview the Mayor claims he and his council have a 'mandate' to make change. Where exactly does he feel this 'mandate' comes from, and who gave it to them? It didn't come during the election because everybody running was for c...
by JOHN PRINCE on Nov 3, 2012

Town Hall Meeting Reflection

Pass Herald - Letter to the Editor Dear Editor: After the Town Hall meeting on June 21, I spoke to many others who were there. We all have thoughts and feelings that cover a wide range, from agreement with some of the answers provided by the Mayor...
by JOHN PRINCE on Jul 5, 2012

"What we've got here is (a) failure to communicate"

Me thinks, this week's Pass Herald editorial by Buddy Slapak deserves the light of day, here on my blog. Now, if only council could communicate to us, as well as Buddy has just communicated to them: Our Town Hall Meeting The Crowsnest Pass Town...
by JOHN PRINCE on Jul 4, 2012

Mayor - razzle's dazzle's them

Last night's Town Hall Meeting razzled, dazzled and finally frazzled everyone. There was more ducking and weaving the questions put to mayor and council than you see at most boxing matches. "We'll get back to you on that" was the standard reply. If...
by JOHN PRINCE on Jun 28, 2012

Black sheep of the Family

Some people have been asking what the shouting match was about at the end of the Town Hall Meeting the other night, when the Mayor and a Councillor ganged up on my wife for challenging the Mayor as to his absence last week-end in the Bellecrest...
by JOHN PRINCE on Jun 25, 2012

Open Letter to Mayor Bruce Decoux

The more I read your ‘Mayor’s Corner’ the more I see the similarities or modus operandi used by our former mayor. The similarities are strikingly similar. Dividing a community by enticing one group to attack another, creating an ‘us’ vs...
by JOHN PRINCE on Jun 20, 2012

Town Hall Meeting

Well Boys & Girls, here's your chance to thank Mayor and Council... or not?... for getting us to where we are now: Town Hall Meeting June 21, 2012 Council extends an invitation to the Public to attend a Town Hall Meeting Thursday, June...
by JOHN PRINCE on Jun 18, 2012


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