Friday April 1, 2016
The headlines are starting to drive a growing fear: we’re in the bust after the boom. The party’s over. The jig is up. It was good while it lasted, but the good times are coming to an end. Sigh.
Wednesday February 10, 2016
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.
Friday January 1, 2016
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.
Tuesday December 15, 2015
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.
Monday August 31, 2015
With a little bit of collaboration and vision, St. John's many vacant buildings can become big contributors to our culture and economy. Dave explores the options.