Category Archives: Training & Educational Opportunity

Where do we fail to #GoSlowPtbo?

Where are Peterborians concerned about speedy drivers? On November 4th, 2020, I officially launched the #GoSlowPtbo campaign – right before the ground froze! Now, at the midpoint of the campaign, 161 signs have been delivered to 140 separate addresses.   By Valentine’s Day, signs were on 133 city lawns and 7 signs had been placed … Continue reading Where do we fail to #GoSlowPtbo?

The Centennial Fountain and Climate Change

Ptbo’s Centennial Fountain and Climate Change As many of you will know, city council on January 15th passed a motion to reduce the operation of Peterborough’s Centennial Fountain changing the operating season from the current period of Victoria Day weekend to Thanksgiving, to a reduced period of Canada Day to Labour Day. The Centennial Fountain, … Continue reading The Centennial Fountain and Climate Change

Got an issue or concern? Here is your best solution

Did you know there is a quick and easy way to let the city know if you have a concern or issue? Let’s say there’s a pothole on your street, a streetlight outage, or you have a question about recycling, or a tree problem. The city’s new website – www.peterborough.ca – is your best and … Continue reading Got an issue or concern? Here is your best solution

Citizenship Unleashed: A public meeting about…a new kind of public meeting

By Ben Wolfe, Cheryl  Lyon, Ian Attridge, Cam Douglas – What if we could reawaken citizenship, right here in Peterborough, so that it’s alive with possibility – and we actually feel like co-creators , restored to creative power in the neighbourhoods and communities we live in? Want to come and try something new?  A group of citizens … Continue reading Citizenship Unleashed: A public meeting about…a new kind of public meeting