Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Councillor Larry Hebert tried to reduce the budget tax increase by drawing 2.5 million dollars from the Renew Thunder Bay Fund. Hebert didn't like the idea of increasing taxes to fix roads when it could come from the city's reserves. Councillor Foulds argued, that reserve fund is designed to fund legacy projects like the multi-plex. In the end council voted against Hebert's motion.
Posted by The Giant 105.3 News at 6:06 PM
Police are charging a 37 year old man in connection to two separate incidents this morning. Sgt. Brain Crocker says they were called to a Park Avenue Apartment building by a woman who was reporting a sexual assault. Police say the suspect in the sexual assault was also involved in a stabbing on Ambrose Street. A 37 year old man is being charged in connection to the two incidents.
Posted by The Giant 105.3 News at 11:19 AM