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Agreement Concerns

Agreement Concerns
ShareOur Concerns Monday, November 21st at 7PM the City Council will hold a public meeting to consider and vote on the “licensing agreement” with the Friends of Dornix Park.  Many of us were asked to make a special effort to be at the previous meeting.  We now know there wasn’t much need to be there.  But at this next meeting, many of us will be more informed and have important...

ELECTION RESULTS

ELECTION RESULTS
ShareWard One Gary Johnson 149 Randy Rembold 144 There may be a recount Monday and there may be late mail arrivals postmarked on election day.  If there is a recount Randy Rembold will have to pay the costs. Ward Two Ron Thomas 207 Lori Minette-Harvey 126 We congratulate the winners of these races and thank them for their civic service.  We also thank Randy and Lori for their service...

Non-Partisan?

Non-Partisan?
ShareSome candidates for City Council call themselves ‘non-partisan.’  However, nearly all elections are partisan. Anyone who says they aren’t just doesn’t know contemporary politics or the definition of “partisan” (One who takes the side of or strongly supports a side, a party or another person).  Sadly, candidates who say they are non-partisan usually mean “I know...

Tree City?

Tree City?
Share  SPECIAL NOTE: The Dornix Park License Agreement will be on the agenda at the next Big Timber City Council Meeting November 7, 7pm at the SGCHS Cafeteria. Monday evening October 24th 2011 at the Dugout, the Big Timber City Council opened the door for more DNRC rules, more Arbor Day rules and celebrations, more matching funds, and more control over the property of its...

BT City Council Election

BT City Council Election
Share SGCCI asked each candidate for Big Timber City Council to respond to four questions we think are important to voters. Here are their answers.  Answers from Randy Rembold Ward 1 Incumbent WHAT MOTIVES YOU TO SERVE AS A MEMBER OF THE CITY COUNCIL? I want to give back to my community by continuing to service as a City Council member. Big Timber is a great place to live and raise a...

The Delphi Technique

The Delphi Technique
ShareIn the next few months many of us will be going to public meetings.  The issues will be far ranging and the attendees will be equally diverse.  One group that often attends meetings has learned a technique practiced by the Bolsheviks and honed to a science by Noam Chomsky and other radical progressives.  Some of you might have seen it in action.  All of us need to recognize it. ...

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