We often hear that today’s citizens are not “engaged.” That they are more interested in family, jobs and sport than in politics. That few bother to vote. That younger citizens, the millennials, are the worst. What is really the problem? Looking at recent events in Cobourg makes the problem obvious – it is our politicians.
The full article can be found here in Northumberland Today – Are Cobourg taxpayers really apathetic?
Updated 11/13/2017 – Two citizens provide feedback on remedying this unsatisfactory situation at the next election. You can read the two letters here: Letters to the Editor 11/13/2017
Updated 11/15/2017 – Two more letters to the editor from citizens who are upset with Council: Letters to the Editor 11/15/2017