Author: Jordan Press

Leaving the Chair

The flag of the city hung to his right and the exit sign just above it. With the backdrop of a darkened council chamber, Mayor Harvey Rosen announced he …

Digging Up History

Princess Street is about to change and not just the surface. While the reconstruction of the bottom two blocks of Princess Street gets a lot of attention for its …

A Win For Williamsville

One block of Frontenac Street was what created a neighbourhood association in Williamsville. One development on one block led to one big planning battle that ended this week with …

From Market to Park-it

Take a drive by Market Square at night, or anytime for that matter, when skaters are buzzing around the artificial rink and you’ll see that Market Square has somehow …

Taxing Times

I have a confession: I love budget season at city hall.  Sickening, isn’t it? The  draft 2010 budget was released over the weekend at city hall, two weeks ahead …