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Budget Fallout: The City Has a Role To Play

The budget just laid down by our provincial government is cause for serious concern. Like all of us, I’ve been thinking a lot about what this means, and my heart goes out to my friends, family, and neighbours as we wrap our minds around how our lives will change.
Written by Dave Lane at 10:40

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It’s Time to Change the Way City Hall Writes Its Budgets. Here’s How.

In December, City Council announced its next three-year budget and much of the information (tax hikes and service cuts) was totally unexpected by the citizens of St. John’s.
Written by Dave Lane at 15:00
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Why St. John's Budget Was So Insane This Year

The City of St. John’s City Council just released a pretty intense budget. I’m one of the guys on that Council, so I want to explain what happened.
Written by Dave Lane at 18:11
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Why I Voted Against St. John's 2016 Budget

Our budget was a tough one, and caught many people and groups off guard. Our communications lockdown in the final weeks shook my confidence in our fiscal decisions.
Written by Dave Lane at 19:45

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Why Aren't We Talking About the City's Budget?

It's such an important, complex document that St. John's budget needs to be presented in full, as a complete and comprehensive package.
Written by Dave Lane at 09:07

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