According to item 6-51 – 34409 Smart Car Replacement (#400-19) of the town’s 2019 capital budget it still owns and operates its 2008 “Smart” car: The last time I saw it being trotted out was when the CAO’s office used it as a glorified shopping cart. The car has proven to have several safety and maintenance […]Read more "street smarts"
If you loved former Mayor La-De-Dawe’s “proven leadership” that brought you the Joint Oops failure wait til you hear about the skate pad over at the Aurora Family Leisure Complex. Some backstory, shortly after reopening the renovations to the AFLC had several issues. The completely new skate pad at the AFLC also succumbed to issues, […]Read more "$600,000 band aid stuck on your tax bill"
The town has recently sent out a social media post that says that black plastic is not accepted in the blue bin recycling program: Yet their webpage dedicated to the bluebox program clearly has black plastic under the column “materials accepted”: I would say that is confusing. Also under that list is “coffee cups/hot beverage […]Read more "Confucius say…"
In the morning Aurorans with one of the 18,000+ driveways will wake up to face a windrow. The issue was the focus of this January 17th article in the Auroran. First off why is Jim Tree still with the Town of Aurora? His retirement was announced back in December of 2017, where the Banner article claimed […]Read more "When God closes a driveway, he opens a windrow"
Twice Harold Kim has campaigned using the term “Servant leadership”. Monday night proved he has a limited understanding of the majority of Aurorans he serves. He did however clearly show his support for a paltry 1600 or so of them that came forward to petition the sale of a legal substance in our town. You […]Read more "Kim’s Inconvenience"
It’s hard to a day without getting confused by the Town of Aurora’s communication channels. Yesterday it was the status of outdoor ice-rinks, today it is what can and can’t be recycled. So here is social media post by the Town of Aurora stating that they are in no way confused about the matter: Yet […]Read more "reduce, confuse, recycle"
Here is a recent Town of Aurora facebook post: The post is banal as usual, but at least this one isn’t using cheesy stock imagery. The problem lies in the fact that it includes a link to the steaming turd that is the town of Aurora’s website, and if you click it you come to […]Read more "from skating over thin ice to jumping into hot water"