Monday, October 3, 2011
The Intercity area appears to be the City consultant's preferred site for a new bus terminal. Genivar's Dennis Fletcher updated Council on the transit plan Monday night and says this isn't the last council will hear about the proposed terminal. The consultants feel the South Core no longer requires a bus terminal, and the Water Street terminal can be used less. A draft transit plan will be presented to Council in December.
An after school program could soon face a funding shortfall. Speaking at Monday night's Council meeting, Neighbourhood Capacity Building Spokesperson Paul Francis says they need 210-thousand dollars over the next three years. The program is funded by a number of organizations and they may not have enough money to go on in the future. Council won't be making a decision on the funding request anytime soon.
Posted by The Giant 105.3 News at 5:25 PM
For the second year in a row Ryan Johnson is starting the year as an unrestricted free agent. The 35 year old was cut by the Detroit Red Wings today after attending camp on a tryout basis.
Posted by The Giant 105.3 News at 11:49 AM