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Wednesday Aug 27, 2014
Itís going to be costly, but town council is doing the right thing to clean up the piles of dirt and debris behind homes along Downey Green. When the Town started building a new pathway across Wylie Park this summer, it was left with extra dirt it had to do something with. Instead of hauling it away, the Town chose to build hills in the park...
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Wednesday Aug 6, 2014
There has been a lot of tough talk by contenders looking to lead Albertaís embattled Progressive Conservative Party over unpopular decisions, suggested culture of entitlement and the most recent revelations over former Premier Alison Redfordís travel habits
Speed limits in playgrounds and school zones should be reviewed and harmonized, but Okotoks town councillors donít need to take the backseat to Calgary on this issue.
The Town of Okotoks doesnít need to trash its garbage collection system, but some adjustments are needed to ensure it is meeting residentsí needs. And, recycling should be at the top of the list.
Okotoksí growth rate may have dipped slightly in the last year, but the townís population continues to climb making a solution to its water woes ever more important.
When less than 20 per cent of voters actually take the time to cast a ballot, itís a cause for concern.
If itís not illegal, governments should not be in the practice of telling businesses what they can and canít sell. However, there is a place to set ground rules and keep a close watch on businesses that offer goods or services that will raise eyebrows in the community.
Should the Town of Okotoks be making donations to charities?