I was furious and fearful about this as a child. I still am. But I’m also complicit. We all are. Now, we need to unite. We need to force the change we’ve been waiting, agitating, asking for.
These parties are a gross abuse of privilege - the privilege to study, the privilege to live away, the privilege to feel safe enough to throw the safety and consideration of others to the wind. These students are adults, with all the responsibilities that come with that.
I am neither for nor against the proposal. In fact, I'm not even allowed to express an opinion either way until the formal, final vote at Council. But I do want to know what YOU think of it. And the developers do, too.
I'd say "Happy Spring" but it certainly doesn't feel like it right now! The season revealed a number of issues in terms of snow management, plow overflow, ice build-up and more. I've shared resident concerns with the relevant departments and have asked for these issues to be factored into plans for the coming season.
As a strong believer in the value of research, I welcome your questions! Here are my answers to a few that have popped up recently.