Sifting Through the Misinformation About My Campaign & Platform by Jamie Gilcig

Sifting Through the Misinformation About My Campaign & Platform  by Jamie Gilcig

There’s a lot of misinformation out there regarding my campaign.  This has been one of the dirtiest elections that I’ve personally ever encountered. Sadly the media are playing a huge role in this as well favoring Mayor Kilger. The Seaway News has been on the attack since I’ve announced, and have not only not sent […]

More Dirty Tricks in Cornwall Ontario as The Crown Refuses to Drop my Charges – Election Blog – Jamie Gilcig

More Dirty Tricks in Cornwall Ontario as The Crown Refuses to Drop my Charges – Election Blog – Jamie Gilcig

What a weird city I live in.  I’m witnessing a lot of hatred in Cornwall.  Most of it is on social media and some of it comes from the most surprising places. Most of it is based on gossip and lies too spread as only gossip seems to be spread Cornwall style. What those people […]

Development Fees & Having City Managers & Workers Incentives to Actually Live in Cornwall – Election Blog – Gilcig

Development Fees & Having City Managers & Workers Incentives to Actually Live in Cornwall – Election Blog – Gilcig

There’s a lot of talk about about Mayor Kilger’s plans for development fees.  These are fees that contractors have to pay for land development and use; usually in the industrial park.   Many communities have these, but as of now our city does not. This itself is an incentive to attract industry; but to date […]

Will You Donate to the Elect Gilcig Campaign & Be a Part of Positive Change? CLICK FOR DETAILS

Will You Donate to the Elect Gilcig Campaign & Be a Part of Positive Change?  CLICK FOR DETAILS

It’s time for change in Cornwall; but it’s going to take your support to help make that happen! On October 27th you will vote and make that change; but until then we have to get the word out. With some local media refusing to sell my campaign ads or treat us fairly we have to […]

Is the Fix in for the 2014 Cornwall Ontario Municipal Election? Election Blog – Jamie Gilcig

Is the Fix in for the 2014 Cornwall Ontario Municipal Election? Election Blog – Jamie Gilcig

As I sit here on September 29th I’m gazing back at the bigger picture of what’s going on here in Cornwall.   It’s election time.  I know we’re covering it as much as we can on CFN; and people are hungry for information as our traffic is going through the roof; but reading the Standard […]

Proust Questionnaire For Cornwall Ontario Council Candidates – Jamie Gilcig

Proust Questionnaire For Cornwall Ontario Council Candidates – Jamie Gilcig

CFN-   We are asking all candidates to fill out our mini survey so the public can get to know them better.  We are posting them as they arrive in chronological order. Up next is Jamie Gilcig who is running for mayor of Cornwall. 1) Who are you?  I’ve lived in Cornwall since 2004.   I love […]

Election Blog – Jamie Gilcig – Mayor – Cornwall Ontario – Converting Our Library Into An Arts Centre

Election Blog – Jamie Gilcig – Mayor – Cornwall Ontario – Converting Our Library Into An Arts Centre

The Arts are something we roll out every election in Cornwall.   These last few years have seen them politicized with Elaine MacDonald bullying her way through them with the use of a few Trillium grants. Currently Cornwall subsidizes the Aultsville Theatre and has subsidized our local art gallery; both essentially returning less value to […]

Election Blog – Jamie Gilcig – Mayor – Cornwall Ontario – Municipal Free Wi fi

Election Blog – Jamie Gilcig – Mayor – Cornwall Ontario –  Municipal Free Wi fi

The term is “Muni Wifi”  or Munifi .    I know it’s popular right now in the campaign to point out the failure and corruption; the lies, the bullying, hiding of mail, boycotting local businesses, and abuse of the municipal act by our current mayor and council; but I think it’s also important during the […]

Proust Questionnaire For Cornwall Ontario Council Candidates – Mark A MacDonald

Proust Questionnaire For Cornwall Ontario Council Candidates – Mark A MacDonald

CFN-   We are asking all candidates to fill out our mini survey so the public can get to know them better.  We are posting them as they arrive in chronological order.   Up is former councilor Mark A MacDonald. 1. Who are you?   My name is Mark A. MacDonald.   I am a retired Fire Inspector, […]

Election Blog – Jamie Gilcig – Mayor – Cornwall Ontario – Talking Cornwall Transit & Mobility

Election Blog – Jamie Gilcig – Mayor – Cornwall Ontario – Talking Cornwall Transit & Mobility

One of the things I’ve always bragged about Cornwall is that you can drive anywhere in about ten minutes. Really, I kid you not and we’re not a small village, but a city of nearly 50,000 people.   I know that’s changing and there are some issues now because of some poor city planning, but […]

It’s Time For Bob Kilger to Stop Hiding & Tell the Truth – Election Ad

It’s Time For Bob Kilger to Stop Hiding & Tell the Truth – Election Ad

Bob Kilger is hiding. He refuses to answer questions.  He refuses to tell the truth. Refusing to answer if he wrote a letter on behalf of fraud artist Neil Shah Refuses to answer about why he lied about the Chem tanks on our waterfront. Refuses to answer about the protest signs that were held in […]

Mark A MacDonald Starts his 4 Step Candidate Certification Process in Cornwall Ontario – Sept. 12, 2014

Mark A MacDonald Starts his 4 Step Candidate Certification Process in Cornwall Ontario – Sept. 12, 2014

CFN – Mark A MacDonald kicked off the end of the nomination period for council candidates by holding a presser at City Hall about what he’s describing as his 4 Step Certification Process which seems to be a device to unite council towards improving the city. Below he has released Step 1 which he is […]

Cornwall Ontario Do You Really Want Change in 2014? Gilcig Election Team Being Built – Sept 8, 2014

Cornwall Ontario Do You Really Want Change in 2014? Gilcig Election Team Being Built – Sept 8, 2014

It’s time.    I will be putting together my team this week.     I’m very lucky to have one of Canada’s greatest political advisers, Keith Beardsley, who has been giving me advice since high school on board. But if my candidacy has any chance it will take people; lots of people in Cornwall who […]

2014 Municipal Election Ad Specials on CFN & SSN! Online & In PRINT – CLICK FOR DETAILS

2014 Municipal Election Ad Specials on CFN & SSN! Online & In PRINT – CLICK FOR DETAILS

CORNWALL Ontario – It’s showtime!   Labour Day will be the kick start of the Municipal elections in this part of Ontario and CFN and The South Stormont News have some very special election specials for candidates! With over 65,000 unique visitors per month; mostly concentrated between Cornwall, Kingston, and Ottawa any candidate would be […]

I announce I’m IN TO WIN in 2014. Clarify Rumors & Police Announcement – August 5, 2014

I announce I’m  IN TO WIN in 2014.   Clarify Rumors & Police Announcement – August 5, 2014

Last week I sent out press releases to area media.  It invited members of the press to attend my conference in front of City Hall. Only one outlet showed up and I gave out my information and was asked some good questions as the reporter is one of our better ones in this city. One […]

Letter to the Editor – Harry Valentine Challenges Gilcig Mayoralty Platform – June 30, 2014

Letter to the Editor – Harry Valentine Challenges Gilcig Mayoralty Platform – June 30, 2014

TO: Jamie   I read with interest your promise, if elected to public office, to attract $25/hour jobs to Cornwall. I will urge you re-consider such a promise given that the North American economy is in a mess. The US-dollar is the world’s reserve currency and unless US lawmakers drastically reduce their spending on defense […]

Jamie Gilcig Election Blog – My Three Core Truths For Cornwall

Jamie Gilcig Election Blog – My Three Core Truths For Cornwall

Taxes, taxes, taxes!    The next election will have a lot of chafe and mayhem; but the bottom line will be about taxes. Under Bob Kilger taxes have gone up insanely now for eight years; mostly to cover the costs of scandals, poor management and a lack of vision, and to essentially not only keep […]

Why Won’t Crown Jennifer Burke Drop my Police Charges After Production Order Show I Never Made Phone Calls? by Jamie Gilcig

Why Won’t Crown Jennifer Burke Drop my Police Charges After Production Order Show I Never Made Phone Calls? by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario – Imagine a phone ringing in the blackness of night.   You fumble for it and it’s the police.   Shaking sleep from your conscious you’re told that you’ve committed a crime. After shaking my head clear and digesting the call from Cst. McGregor of the Cornwall Police Service that night of February […]