A friend of mine (for her birthday!) organized a group of nine of us to cook and serve caesar salad, lasagna, garlic bread, and pies (apple, cherry, and blueberry) with vanilla ice cream to almost 80 men at Metro Turning Point, which is a Shelter...

As 2016 winds down, please take some time to enjoy family and friends. Like you, I look forward to a fantastic 2017. There are some incredible opportunities for Halifax in the coming year....

Thank you so much for supporting this campaign and making this win possible. Unseating an incumbent Councillor is no easy task, and it is truly only thanks to your help that this was possible. We won by only 107 votes! It was a tight race. If...

Time for the last and most important blog post of this campaign. Imagine if there were one thing we could do that would lower taxes, reduce CO2 emissions, and make residents more healthy. Could one change do all that? Yes, and it’s called smart growth. It...

Our government is only as good as our democratic process and, frankly, our election campaigns in Halifax could be much better. I commit to making 10 changes on Council to restore people’s trust in the system. On nomination day, fully one quarter of our districts were...

Knocking on doors, I have found the number one issue for many Halifax residents is speeding on local residential streets. I have heard about countless near-misses and parents afraid to let their children walk ahead of them. Right now, we have an opportunity to fix...

Right now, a trail stretches 119km from Joseph Howe Drive to Lunenburg. This route, the Rum Runner’s Trail, is one of our most exciting opportunities for quality of life in our region. Check out how we can make it even better.   A Magnet for Funding The Rum...

We need more than transit that works well. We need transit so good it’s cool. In cities like Montreal, New York, or Paris, taking the subway is part of the lifestyle of the city. In San Francisco or Melbourne, it’s the great trams. In Bogata, Rio...