Pin It
Favourite

Cell: 476-1855
Grade this year: C+
Grade last year: C

I complained last year that Karsten plays “process cop” at council meetings, an irksome habit that continues unabated.

But the same personality trait led him to closely examine the whys and wherefores behind a proposal to change the way the city figures transit taxes, with positive results.

The proposal was the foot in the door for the much more comprehensive tax reform effort, and to Karsten’s great credit, he realized that there’s no consistent logic behind either effort, and so voted against it.

I was wavering between a B- and C+ on this grade, but Karsten’s annoying council demeanor earns him the lower grade.

Pin It
Favourite

Speaking of Council Report Card

Comments

Showing 1-1 of 1

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-1 of 1

Add a comment

More by Tim Bousquet

Survey Asks

Who is gunna win?

  • Halifax Mooseheads
  • Toronto Raptors
  • St. Louis Blues
  • Guelph Storm
  • Boston Bruins
  • Rouyn-Noranda Huskies
  • Milwaukee Bucks

View Results

Coast Top Ten

Opinionated

More »

Reality Bites

More »

Shoptalk

More »

In Print This Week

Vol 26, No 52
May 23, 2019

Cover Gallery »


Real Time Web Analytics

© 2019 Coast Publishing Ltd.