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Advice For Job Seekers - From Small Business: Canadian Federation of Small Business SurveyOffers advice for job seekers from small business ownersA CFIB survey of small business owners asked for their best advice for job seekers. There were almost 4500 comments that filled 200 pages.Some job seekers may not like some of these ideas or think ...
Hiring Challenges Facing Small Businesses: Click Image To EnlargeQuality of job candidates slipping: small businesses Employers love their workers, but offer advice for job-seekersToronto, September 1, 2015 – As new Statistics Canada data confirms that job vacancies remain stubbornly high despite persistent unemployment levels, the Cana...
BC Ferries Nanaimo Sept. Long Weekend 2015: Nanaimo B.C. Ferries Sailing Schedules Departure Bay - Horseshoe Bay Sailings Current Ferry Schedule Current Conditions Click here for Departure Bay Terminal Click here for Horseshoe Bay Terminal Duke Point - Tsawwassen Sailings Current Ferry Schedule Current Conditions Click here for Duk...
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AGLG Sechelt Project Review Conclusions and Recommendations: Is Nanaimo Any Different?: Ron Bolin: Sept. 3, 2015 The following Conclusions and Recommendations are taken from the April report by the Office of the Auditor General for Local Governments of British Columbia on two projects in the District of Sechelt. While there is more meat on these bones in the Report itself, the drift...
He loved Big Brother.: Ron Bolin: Sept. 2, 2015 The title above is the final line of George Orwell’s 1984. It carries with it a resonance of this afternoon’s Council meeting at which a multimillion dollar cost plus construction contract for an as yet only sketchily defined and designed auxiliary spillway project was aw...
Another Manic Monday…: Ron Bolin: Sep 1, 2015 Yesterday’s (Aug. 31, 2015) meetings dealing with the Colliery Dams were both brought down by lack of quorums.  The first, a meeting of the Colliery Dams Select Committee, never garnered sufficient members to permit a meeting to take place, and was replaced by some general,...
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Colliery Dams Cost Plus Contract: Nanaimo council met on Wednesday, September 2nd to vote on the Colliery Dams contract to Copcan Civil Ltd. for the construction of an auxiliary spillway at the Lower Colliery Dam. Nanaimo council voted in favour of the above motion with no changes. Councillors Bestwick, Brennan, Pratt and Thorpe ...
Maffeo Sutton Park: future planning: Does Maffeo Sutton Park need any improvements? That is the question The City of Nanaimo is currently asking. The City is looking for the your input. From 11 am to 7 pm on Monday, September 14 and Thursday, September 17, the public is invited to drop by Maffeo Sutton Park to give suggestions for t...
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My Street – Parking Allowed!: Exciting news for My Street – We’re going to be able to park cars in the curb lanes of Nicol for one glorious day during the My Street event! This is an amazing step toward revitalization. It’s just one day, but its symbolic value is huge, and if we make it count, it can lead to some good, good t...
My Street!:
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Council Paves The Way For Another $700,000 Down The Drain!City Council voted 6-3 (Kipp, Bestwick, McKay opposed) to grant a licence of use to a new group wanting to use the old building at 25 Victoria Rd. for their theatrical pursuits. The city taxpayer will pay the group $11,350/yr as an operati...
Nanaimo Taxes Did NOT Have To Increase!: Note: Email Subscribers may have to visit Nanaimo Info Blog to view videoThe above is a video clip of my address to city council on May 12, 2014 just before they adopted the 2014 - 2018 Financial Plan which will see taxes go up a total of 16.8%.If council had elected to use the $4million surplus ...
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Paul Manly for Nanaimo-Ladysmith: Paul Manly is the Green Party of Canada candidate in Nanaimo-Ladysmith for the October 19, 2015, Canadian federal election.
Naomi Wakan Poet Laureate: In October 2013 Gabriola Island resident Naomi Wakan was appointed the first poet laureate of the city of Nanaimo, Canada. Her forthcoming book, Naomi in Nanaimo, will collect her Nanaimo poet laureate poems.
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Results: We’ll try to find and post the results from different polls, but for now, here are the overall results posted on the city’s website. Congratulations to all successful candidates.  
Good Information: Excellent information on this site.  The questions are well-thought out and posed to all levels of leadership: mayor, council, and school board.   It’s difficult to read….just hit the button at the bottom to increase the copy size.  But well worth the time. http://www.electyourfuture.com/  
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2014 Election Expenditures: This site from elections BC has all of the Nanaimo candidate expenditures.http://contributions.electionsbc.gov.bc.ca/pcs/LESearchResults.aspx?PFN=&E=(ALL)&FTK=0&FT=(ALL)&FN=(ALL)&OK=0&O=(ALL)&JTK=0&JT=(ALL)&JK=86&J=Nanaimo&EV=(ALL)
Empire Fading?: Funding for Empire Days cut by councilhttp://www.nanaimodailynews.com/news/funding-for-empire-days-cut-by-council-1.1737512Editorial: It's time to end the debate on event namehttp://www.nanaimodailynews.com/it-s-time-to-end-the-debate-on-event-name-1.1737509As most folk know I have been a staunch...
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Nanaimo City Council 2011- 2014:
The discussion continues here-- answering voters' questions: The all-candidates' meeting was a chance to hear what candidates think about four big issues....and there are many topics of concern to Nanaimo voters.That discussion continues here. We've set up two new areas on the blog for voters to pose questions and for candidates to respond to them---Voters...

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