Peterborough City Council

A Climate Emergency with a Side of Medium Transit
Robert Gibson unpacks the decision making process at Peterborough’s city council surrounding transit. Tensions have been running high as city councilors work towards an agreement on how to move forward with a decision on the future of transit in this city.
The Results Are In: City Council Ignored Us
Robert Gibson explores Council’s decision to ignore looking at survey results prior to making a decision and city hall practices that may silence and further oppress individuals and groups who are most impacted by council’s decisions.
City Council Approves Police Budget Increase
Spencer Wells reports on the City's decision to increase the Peterborough Police Service (PPS) budget by 2.43% amidst calls from Black Lives Matter Nogojiwanong to defund the police, and re-allocate those funds to social services. Learn more about how the PPS budget gets drafted each year.
What's the Point?
@TrentUConfessions is HaCkEd! we analyze the culture of anonymity, public shame and hyperbole. Updates from Mi'kmaw fishers and community members as they continue their fight amidst colonial violence. A spooky hallo-week with Trent Film Society. City council 2021 budget is OUT! And more.
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