Accidental Deliberations: On questions of trust

I’ll give Deputy City Manager Brent Sjoberg credit for at least partially answering one of my long-standing questions about a privatized water treatment plant: namely, who’s going to be left with the job of making sure a private operator lives up to its promises? Q8. What are the contractual terms that are going to ensure ...

Accidental Deliberations: On upcoming decisions

Others have rightly taken umbrage at the use of this weekend’s Saskatchewan Roughriders game to try to push a new stadium on Regina voters. But while I’ll agree the ‘Riders’ move was unseemly, it’s at least arguably within the mandate of a privately-controlled organization which stands to get what amounts to a massive subsidy to ...