I will be back in two weeks with new op/eds and posts and stuff. Have a good Canada Day weekend and all that!
Honourable Judy Streatch Minister of Community Services Minister, I was very concerned to read today about the family in Chester Grant who have had their social assistance support stopped because of the money they were paid on an insurance claim. The core arguement of your staff seems to be that the family had to prove they spent all the money –more–
There is a great article in today’s Herald about the increase in average age of Nova Scotia’s infrastructure. The article, here (until the Herald hides it after a week,) says that Nova Scotia has the oldest infrastructure in Canada with an average age of “18 years in 2007 — 1.7 years more than the Canadian average.” It later goes into –more–
Please note this was updated at 8:00am to reflect that Arts and Music will be protected by the contract. BACKGROUND: There is a proposal to change Supplementary Funding that will be presented to HRM Committee of the Whole on Tuesday night (MARCH 20). There are many areas of concern with the current proposal, but simply put, Supplementary Funding was intended –more–