Storm Water Fees Again

As we hear more about the stormwater fees that are being billed to Cobourg residents, we thought an update would be appropriate.

Very few municipalities in Ontario have stormwater management fees.

LondonMarkhamRichmond Hill
St. THomasNewmarketOttawa

Cobourg decided they should join the larger cities and ended up with a myriad of complaints.

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Labour participation rates have fallen fast in Northumberland

Understanding the local economic impacts demand that our Elected Representatives act.

Several noted Economists have been sounding the alarm bells over the declining Labour Participation forecasts coming from organizations such as Statistics Canada. While I don’t consider myself an Economist, I instruct university-level business courses that demand some basic understanding of the subject.

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