(My apologies to the wonderful Ross Buchanan, who sent this to me last week while I was sick with the plague. Actually, it's the flu, but the worst one I and my children have had in years-sustained fever over 42 for days, body pain and aches, cough, stomach ailments, this flu is the full meal deal and … Continue reading And now that the dust has settled…
So, I have on good authority, that on /or around 9: 30 am tomorrow, Christie Clark will be making an announcement at SFU, heralding the creation of a Municipal Auditor General. I would hope, for all our sakes, the position actually comes with some feasible authority as well as legislation with teeth - or the move will be simply window dressing. For … Continue reading Breaking news: Announcement imminent for creation of Municipal Auditor General.
A follow up from Kent Spencer to his first article, posted below- scroll down below to read that one! Surrey mayoral candidate Ross Buchanan stands Wednesday at proposed development site at 32nd Avenue and 192nd Street. He is critical of operations of Surrey City Development Corp. Photograph by: Les Bazso - PNG, The Province The City … Continue reading ” Civic development corp draws heat in Surrey” *** with loan and land transfer documents.
*** It is always a wonderful thing to find others who take great interest in the financial wheelings and dealings of our governments the way I do, and Grant Rice is definately a wealth of information when it comes to the municipal affairs of the city of Surrey. He shares many of the same concerns … Continue reading Guest Post : ” Why we need a municipal auditor in Surrey” ~ Grant Rice
Less than 48 hours until voting begins and I've been so busy I neglected to post this yesterday - keep your eyes on this story... "Surrey mayoral candidate Ross Buchanan has called for changes in the way cityowned lands are controlled through the little-known Surrey City Development Corp. "Very few people in Surrey are aware … Continue reading ” Watts’ rival slams Surry land corp”
Two things for you today on the campaign trail in Surrey! Recently Ross received an email from a reporter asking him "what your previous political/leadership experience is and why those experiences qualify you to run a major Canadian city with a huge budget, council process, hundreds of policemen and major crimes." Valid question, absolutely, and one that … Continue reading A message from Ross Buchanan, independent candidate for mayor of Surrey.