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 […]

Kilger Council In Talks to Take Over RCAF Wing Lease In Cornwall Ontario Too?

Kilger Council In Talks to Take Over RCAF Wing Lease In Cornwall Ontario Too?

CORNWALL Ontario – Is Mayor Kilger and his council after the RCAF Wing ?   According to documents from Committee meetings it appears that the Wing is in play and part of the secret closed door Divestiture meetings taking place during the last year of this term. With Mayor Kilger and Councilor Grant on the […]

11th Councilor by Jamie Gilcig- Circus Over Freeholder Story on MacDonald Lauzon Resignation Suggeston

11th Councilor by Jamie Gilcig- Circus Over Freeholder Story on MacDonald Lauzon Resignation Suggeston

CFN – The circus that has become the Chem Tanks plunked on our waterfront by Trillium Distribution Cornwall Inc. has taken a bizarre turn. Mark A MacDonald who is running for council suggested that Council demand that Guy Lauzon resign. It makes for great filler on a slow news day; but is quite bewildering? What’s more […]

Herb’s Towing Removes Chem Tank Shack – Occupy Cornwall Over – April 9, 2014

Herb’s Towing Removes Chem Tank Shack – Occupy Cornwall Over – April 9, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario –  The little shed that could apparently couldn’t.  After getting some new paint it was hauled away by order via Herb’s Towing. I contacted Mark A MacDonald; council candidate and leader behind his own occupy movement regarding the tanks and he stated the following: It’s too bad we didn’t have a big enough […]

Chem Chem Tank Rally For Monday April 14 before City Council Meeting in Cornwall Ontario

Chem Chem Tank Rally For Monday April 14 before City Council Meeting in Cornwall Ontario

CORNWALL Ontario – There has been one consistent public message in Cornwall Ontario since December 2013, and that the community wishes to not have chemical tanks on our waterfront and in particular the ones on the Trillium Distribution Inc. site. While there are varied responses, that’s the common theme.   That message seems to have […]

Mark A MacDonald Alleges Cornwall Ontario Being Bullied By Federal Government Over Chem Tanks on Waterfront

Mark A MacDonald Alleges Cornwall Ontario Being Bullied By Federal Government Over Chem Tanks on Waterfront

Greetings MP Lauzon: Further to my email to you last week, take notice that I am still waiting to hear from you, when will the chemical tank farm be removed from our waterfront? Construction at the site continued all weekend despite city issued “Stop Work Orders” and continued widespread public calls for work to stop.  […]

Chem Tank Cabane To Be Moved After Campaign Stunt by Mark A MacDonald

Chem Tank Cabane To Be Moved After Campaign Stunt by Mark A MacDonald

CORNWALL Ontario – Mark A MacDonald likes to throw around the term Occupy or Occupy Cornwall.   Who can blame him.  We all like to have some bad ass street cred; but frankly this gerrymandering about the Chem tanks is creating support for the bad guys. If you believe the spin the entire City of […]

BREAKING – Group to Bring Wagon To Trillium Distribution Cornwall Site at 4:30 PM Monday March 31, 2014

BREAKING – Group to Bring Wagon To Trillium Distribution Cornwall Site  at 4:30 PM Monday March 31, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario –  We have just heard from organizer Mark A MacDonald that the Cabane a Sucre wagon will be placed in front or near the site of the contested Chem Tank site next to Legion Ball Park. We will be updating with video as more information becomes available.

Cornwall General Hospital Sold to Ottawa Developers – Did Cornwall Fail? 11th Councilor by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario – When politics take over principles we all lose.   Today it was announced that the Cornwall General Hospital site was sold to developers in Ottawa for $2M.     We have not confirmed that number as the Hospital has not sent us a release. Sadly politics doomed a much needed facility for […]

Is the Fix In as Council Give Cornwall Mayor Bob Kilger Signing Rights Over Harbour Lands by Jamie Gilcig

CORNWALL Ontario – While Mayor Bob Kilger and his council in Cornwall can spin the current discussions with the Federal Government over the Harbour lands, the bottom line is that council gave a green light with a 8-1 vote (councilor Samson was in Florida again) for the Mayor and Clerk (herself a lawyer) to sign […]

Mark A MacDonald Hosts Info Meeting for Cornwall Ontario Councilor Candidates – MARCH 6, 2014 CLICK FOR DETAILS

Mark A MacDonald Hosts Info Meeting for Cornwall Ontario Councilor Candidates – MARCH 6, 2014 CLICK FOR DETAILS

Greetings:  we will have two guest speakers and we are meeting at the Navy Club this time–we are starting at 6:00 pm. I am hosting an open meeting for declared candidates and those people that may be thinking of running for a COUNCILLOR POSITION.  This time it’s downstaris at the NAVY CLUB on Sixth St., from 6:00 pm till […]

Mark A MacDonald Announces on Facebook That He’s Running for Council in Cornwall Ontario – March 3, 2014

Mark A MacDonald Announces on Facebook That He’s Running for Council in Cornwall Ontario – March 3, 2014

CORNWALL Ontario –  Mark A MacDonald posted on Facebook today that he will be filing at City Hall to run for Council in the 2014 Municipal elections. Mr. MacDonald, a former two time councilor, ran for Mayor in 2010 losing to Bob Kilger as well as losing to PC MPP Jim McDonell.   He won […]

Sounds like Mark A MacDonald is Campaigning in Cornwall Ontario – LTE March 2, 2014

Sounds like Mark A MacDonald is Campaigning in Cornwall Ontario – LTE March 2, 2014

The colossal mistake of building chemical storage tanks on our waterfront is a prime example of a city council lacking clear direction, which I must take some responsibility for. We desperately need a city council that can focus on an agenda that will bring some meaningful progress to our city. Resignations, criminal charges, huge payoffs and secret […]

Mark A MacDonald Calls a Municipal Election Meeting in Cornwall Ontario – CLICK FOR DETAILS

Mark A MacDonald Calls a Municipal Election Meeting in Cornwall Ontario – CLICK FOR DETAILS

MUNICIPAL ELECTION MEETING Who — Mark A. MacDonald What — I will be hosting a meeting for future municipal candidates and those that are thinking of entering the municipal race.  Advertisements with details will appear in local media next week. Where — Air Force Wing in Cornwall. When — Thursday, February 20th, from 5:00 pm till 7:00 […]

The 11th Councilor – Today’s Guest Councilor Mark A MacDonald re BUDGET PROCESS

The 11th Councilor – Today’s Guest Councilor Mark A MacDonald re  BUDGET PROCESS

Cornwall Ontario – Part of the 11th Councilor Column will be guest appearances by current and former Municipal elected officials. Today’s guest 11th Councilor is former Cornwall Ontario Mark A MacDonald.   Mr. MacDonald also ran against Bob Kilger in the last election and ran for MPP.   When not playing music he’s involved in […]

Mark A MacDonald LTE re: Guy Lauzon – NO TANKS! On Cornwall Waterfront – Jan 15, 2014

With all due respect to our MP Guy Lauzon, your recent statements regarding the chemical storage tanks issue are completely opposite to the message from the community. There is only one solution.  NO TANKS — STOP NOW. I encourage people to sign a petition, attend a meeting or rally, call a politician, just do whatever […]

Chuck Charlebois to Speak Before City Council on Chem Tanks in Cornwall Ontario

Chuck Charlebois to Speak Before City Council on Chem Tanks in Cornwall Ontario

Hi everyoneOne objective reached I will be addressing City Council this coming Monday evening Topic Reaffirm our communities feelings about construction of new storage tanks.  We don’t want them. Encourage Council to continue to pursue their legal options.  We may need them Ask council to get me in on that Jan 14 2014 meeting and I will be ready to answer […]

LTE – Mark A MacDonald Thinks Chuck Charlebois Should be at Chem Tank Talks in Cornwall Ontario

Cornwall Ontario – Chuck Charlebois must be included in any further discussions regarding the construction of the chemical storage tanks.  It’s a “no brainer”. He is the leading voice behind the cause and he will remind them that there is only one solution, NO TANKS. A unanimous motion at a duly recognized public meeting made […]