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Council Meeting - February 23, 2015 : The People might have noticed we didn’t have a Regular Council Meeting on February 16th. Instead, Council spend a bunch of time workshopping various topics as a Committee of the Whole, both in open and closed session. You can watch the open portion online here. This week, there was an interesting...
Spending wisely: I saw this story in the paper, and could see by the tone (and some social media flitter) that some people are wondering why Council decided to spend up to $20,000 on getting out the YES vote on the upcoming Metro Vancouver Transportation and Transit Plebiscite. I shouldn't presume to speak for al...
On spending our reserves: A candidate for Council in 2014 wrote one of those letters to the local paper that I just have to respond to. I know Harm, am a customer of his business, curl with him at the Royal City, and respect him very much. However, this letter is so full of wrong, I need to reply in my customary paragraph...
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City of Small Havens: We live in trying times. Even though I’m more connected with my local community than ever before, my otherness keeps increasing. It’s the media, politics, economics, and the many -isms that falter but just won’t die. I fortunately am not directly affected by the international spectacle currently ...
A Question Unasked Goes Unanswered: I belong to a New Westminster-specific Facebook Group called Share New West. Have you heard of this group? Share New West is a community-driven group that promotes a “gift economy”. A gift economy is a mode of trade in which items are exchanged without any expectation of a future reward or paymen...
Farmers Market Challenge: Week 6 Summer 2017: When Jen Arbo, president of the New West Farmers Market, floated the idea of conducting a “Berry Showdown” “Berry Off” “Berry Battle” at the market a couple weeks ago, a little lightbulb went off in my head. We Bartels love our berries and cherries; why keep the friendly fisticuffs to the market ...
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Election TIme!: ....aaaand it's election time again in the Lower Mainland.Since I'm a bike commuter, I use "cycling infrastructure" a lot. Translation: I ride on the roads, because there are no separated bike paths anywhere along my commute from New West to North Van. Anyways, I always look forward to HUB's elec...
Scootering Senior: Witnessed.Older gent, dressed in fringed black leather jacket with biker patch on back, baseball cap, and nice cowboy boots, pulls up to my bus stop on one of those "senior scooters". Bus pulls up, he positions himself at the front of the line for the ramp...beep beep beep...down comes the ramp, ...
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New West Film Fest 2015! : November  5th - 7th 
Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Town Hall Meeting Jan 22 2015: Hosted by the City of New WestminsterDate: Thursday, January 22nd, 2015Time: 7:00-10:00 PMPlace: Anvil Centre (777 Columbia St., New Westminster)Town Hall meeting to discuss Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline expansion proposal.  The proposed petroleum pipeline would triple the capacity of...
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New West Film Fest 2015!: November 5th 6th and 7th 2015! 
Green Drinks Tomorrow night! June 10th 2014:
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Have a Wonderful Christmas and Best Wishes for 2012: From all of us at Voice New Westminster to all of you and your families, have a wonderful Christmas and Best Wishes for 2012.
Overcrowding concerns resurface at Herbert Spencer: A proposal that would increase the student population at overcrowded Herbert Spencer has prompted some frustrated Spencer parents to start an online petition.The proposal would see a second Early French Immersion kindergarten class added this September with 19 of its 22 students coming from outsi...

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