Below are some updates that may be of interest to you.
Sandwich Street Development
Below are drawings and a short description of an important proposed development in Sandwich Town. There will be an open house regarding this development on February 13th from 4pm to 7pm at Mackenzie Hall. Hope to see you there.
Sandwich Town Murals
You may have noticed the Black History Murals, previously affixed to the old grocery store, have been relocated to Paterson Park. They look great! We are scheduling a press release and celebration for February 14th, time to be determined but will likely be around noon. More details forthcoming...stay tuned!
Here is a link featuring the relocation: Sandwich Town Murals 2020 City of Windsor Budget
City Council recently passed the 2020 budget. Some notable achievements for the west end include approximately $8million for sewer reconstruction for Sandwich Street, road repair of Riverside Dr. W. near Huron Church, placeholder funding for Bradley Park, cont…
and Neighbours, Today
City Council voted in favour of moving forward with the Celestial Beacon
project in an 8-2 majority vote. For those who may have been unable to watch
the Council meeting, I would like to explain my rationale for voting in favour
of this project and why I think it will be a net benefit to our community, both
as a west-end community and a City at large. Before
I dive into the contents of the matter, I want to thank everyone who emailed,
called and expressed concern and excitement over the development. On the
spectrum, some residents did not want the development at all, some expressed
concerns, and some were very excited to move forward with the Celestial Beacon
development. These varying views weighed heavily on me and after much
discussion, listening, learning, researching and weighing all factors, I made a
decision that was difficult but I believe to be the right one. History
20 years ago, the City Council of the day approved the …
Just a reminder that the Ward 2 Public Meeting is October 10th at 6:30pm at the Church of the Ascension at University and McKay. I will share an update on some progress made over the year, some challenges, and a vision for our future. Looking forward to seeing you there.
If you can't make it, no worries, it should be published on facebook via the City of Windsor page.
Bedford United Church Annual Turkey Dinner
Saturday, October 26, 2019 between 5pm and 7pm. Adults: $14.00, Children 6 to 12: $7.00. Takeout available as well.
Sandwich Community Improvement Plan
On Monday, Council passed an amendment to the Sandwich Community Improvement Plan (CIP) to allow for more incentives for the CIP. It will now go through a consultation phase and will come back to council for final approval. I've been fighting for more incentives since becoming a City Councillor to encourage more investments in residential homes and to encourage a new grocery store in our neighb…