Clement, MacDonald & Hebert Defeated on Water Rate HIKE in Cornwall Ontario DEC 4, 2015

Clement, MacDonald & Hebert Defeated on Water Rate HIKE in Cornwall Ontario DEC 4, 2015

Has there ever been a tax increase that councilor Bernadette Clement or Elaine MacDonald ever turned down?   With a management report requesting nearly a 5% single year jacking of the water rates in Cornwall she, Elaine MacDonald, and her puppy Councilor Carilyne MacDonald were the only three on council to support said rate hike […]

Arbitration Award for Cornwall Firefighters  Obscene LTE William Hopkinson NOV 28, 2015

Arbitration Award for Cornwall Firefighters  Obscene LTE William Hopkinson NOV 28, 2015

Obscene is one way to put it.  The way arbitrators treat taxpayers is what I’m referring to.  The latest labour contract arbitration award for Cornwall firefighters is nothing short of obscene and short-sighted.  In brief the firefighters received 1.5% for Jan. 1, 2013, 1% for July 1, 2013, 1.5% for Jan. 1, 2014, 1% for […]