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Trusted Leadership

Trusted Leadership

Integrity — Experience — Collaboration Re-Elect  STEVE PELLEGRINI as MAYOR of KING TOWNSHIP      

Experienced Financial Management

Experienced Financial Management

KING’S IMPROVING FINANCIAL POSITION  “It’s not surprising that Pellegrini would be thinking about the finances. He is arguably the most economy-minded member of this or the previous council.” King Township Sentinel – Editorial July 27, 2005. Our financial sustainability was a very real concern in 2010. At that time, our reserves were just over $12m for […]

Why Parks and Recreation Matter…

Why Parks and Recreation Matter…

Parks and recreation are essential contributors to community quality of life and the health of our residents.  More than just a frill, the parks and recreation systems make a difference to the lives of our citizens.  While every community in Ontario is unique, I believe that there are core goals that our communities must work […]

Economic Development Address

Economic Development Address

              My address to Council on economic development that has gone nowhere. Madame Chair, Madame Mayor, Members of the Committee of the Whole, I could not resist the opportunity to address you regarding the Report on Tax Base Assessment that is before you and I promise you I will […]

Thinking Holistically

Thinking Holistically

Township needs to ‘think holistically’ – January 21, 2009 Letter to the Editor I feel compelled to write a submission to the editor regarding council’s current deliberations over the 2009 proposed Capital Budget. But be warned, the actual report is not available through the Township’s Web site, unlike all other committee reports. If you want a […]

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