Cathy in the News

Please use the links provided below for news items about my involvement in local municipal issues:

 

Association of Municipalities of Ontario

https://guelph.ca/2018/07/councillor-cathy-downer-returns-association-municipalities-ontario-board/

https://guelphpoliticast.podbean.com/e/guelph-politicast-133-cathy-downer-on-amo/

OMB

https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/kitchener-waterloo/guelph-city-councillor-cheers-demise-of-ontario-municipal-board-1.4604467

https://www.therecord.com/news-story/6405339-guelph-joins-chorus-of-cities-calling-for-reform-of-the-ontario-municipal-board/

https://www.guelphtoday.com/local-news/guelph-councillors-heading-to-summit-calling-for-omb-reform-293155

https://www.guelphmercury.com/news-story/7018128-don-t-water-down-omb-reforms-guelph-councillor-urges/

Development

http://guelph-real-estate.com/solstice-3-student-residence/

https://www.guelphmercury.com/news-story/6929526-mayor-lauds-city-hall-push-back-to-province-s-growth-plans/

Library

https://www.guelphmercury.com/news-story/6126368-city-wants-to-assess-library-s-longevity-in-current-building/

https://www.guelphtoday.com/local-news/council-tentatively-approves-funding-towards-new-library-design-757019

https://www.guelphmercury.com/news-story/6136181-council-is-ready-to-move-on-baker-street-development-in-downtown-guelph/

Library –Let’s make it clear!

https://www.guelphtoday.com/local-news/city-makes-it-clear-it-wants-new-library-to-be-part-of-baker-street-plans-673174

https://www.guelphmercury.com/news-story/7449107-guelph-councillors-reaffirm-support-for-library-on-baker-street/

https://www.guelphtoday.com/local-news/new-library-plans-take-step-forward-with-development-of-business-plan-726087

https://www.guelphtoday.com/local-news/city-chooses-green-developer-for-massive-baker-district-project-987290

Renewable Energy

https://www.guelphmercury.com/news-story/8596564-guelph-councillors-vote-to-strive-for-100-renewable-energy-by-2050/

Commitment

https://www.guelphmercury.com/news-story/7205326-gold-stars-for-attendance-for-two-council-members/

Cathy moderated panel on International Women’s Day about Municipal politics

https://www.guelphtoday.com/local-news/international-womens-day-in-guelph-so-much-has-changed-so-much-has-stayed-the-same-858025

Night Sky Guidelines for LED

https://www.guelphtoday.com/local-news/council-hears-time-is-right-for-8-million-switch-to-led-street-lights-661391

Homecoming 2017

https://www.guelphtoday.com/local-news/south-end-residents-let-their-frustrations-show-at-homecoming-town-hall-774706

Red Light Cameras

https://www.guelphtoday.com/local-news/council-could-be-taking-a-look-at-installing-red-light-cameras-in-guelph-905874

Protecting Trees

https://www.guelphtoday.com/local-news/city-goes-extra-mile-to-protect-surrey-street-trees-512185

Online Voting

https://ward5.wordpress.com/2017/04/08/online-voting-another-perspective/