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Why I Voted to Approve An Apartment Building in Clovelly Trails

There was a very controversial vote in Council today to approve or reject a 71 unit apartment building next to Clovelly Trails subdivision. Residents were very much against it, but Dave still voted for it. Here's his reasoning.
Written by Dave Lane at 22:45

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St. John's Has a Plan to Make Housing More Affordable

In today's booming economy, housing prices have skyrocketed, pushing many more people out of the market. This City's new Affordable Housing Business Plan lays out strategies to encourage the market to provide more housing options so everyone can afford a place to live.
Written by Dave Lane at 10:12

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St. John's doesn't need jobs - St. John's needs people

Dave recently went to see Don Mills of CEO of Corporate Research Associates, where he predicted that NL's unemployment rate will drop to national average in the next 5-10 years. Is St. John's ready for a labour crunch?
Written by Dave Lane at 17:49

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Public Transit is Essential

In response to a Telegram Op-Ed that argues against investing in public transit, Dave explained that public transit is about enabling and sustaining a vibrant and inclusive economy, and that we need a system that works for everyone.
Written by Dave Lane at 10:36

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