Blog Archives

Smart Water Meters Smart Hydro Meters Dumb Parking Meters

September 26, 2012
By
Smart Water Meters Smart Hydro Meters Dumb Parking Meters

That Oliver’s Smart Water Meters and the about to be installed Smart Hydro Meters broadcast data in the same, some say same harmful manner, was never in dispute. In dispute was the fact that the fear of an informed Oliver public enjoining the Provincial Smart Hydro Meter Moratorium would delay their cash-cow’s cash-flow causing...

Read more »

of Men with Vine and Wine

September 11, 2012
By
of Men with Vine and Wine

 The telling of this tragedy has naught to do with blame – but keeping secret this here tale would be a doggone shame. This tale proves plans of vice and men with vine and wine without accountability, will bring about such crime.   It is not a revelation and it has long been understood –...

Read more »

Oliver Teen Town Council versus Oliver Town Council

August 23, 2012
By
Oliver Teen Town Council versus Oliver Town Council

The Brothers Bennest dominated Oliver Teen Town Council – Billie was Mayor, Brian was Secretary and Jackie was an Alternate. Teen Town’s objective was to present Teens with a view and a vehicle toward democratic civic government – sustained with a balanced program of socially acceptable cultural, economic development and recreational activities guided by...

Read more »

Big Brother Bennest – Judge, Jury & Jailor?

August 19, 2012
By
Big Brother Bennest – Judge, Jury & Jailor?

Because beauty is in the eye of the beholder and one man’s poison is another man’s cure – cannot one person’s flower be another person’s weed? Who’s concocting the news by donning a by-law enforcement-officer’s cloak to condemn owners of eye-catching property – the full of himself politician or the doublespeak political blogger? Who...

Read more »

Sunshine Café Festival’s “Parade of Patrons”

August 16, 2012
By
Sunshine Café Festival’s “Parade of Patrons”

Oliver’s persistent politico Larson backs pretentious politico Bennest by baring her feelings and confirming that she too felt, “Partaking in this year’s Sunshine Festival parade, by riding in separate golf carts, was hilarious and the most fun they’ve had in a long time”. Oliver’s partisan politic Mayor & his Missus riding together in another...

Read more »

from INCA to NK’MIP

July 26, 2012
By
from INCA to NK’MIP

      From Vaseaux’s visionary shores through Osoyoos’ sandy beaches from Fairview to Mt. Baldy and all the land that reaches is known by those who sense and feel – this is a place she teaches Not meaning this a place where masses learn to sense and feel ‘cause learning how to do...

Read more »

Hateful Hampson Hacks Hovanes Horde

July 21, 2012
By
Hateful Hampson Hacks Hovanes Horde

“Predicting the results will impact the community negatively” – Hateful Hampson Hacks Hovanes and His Horde by Claiming them Guilty of “Poor Planning, Poor Communication and Poor Decision Making”. Talk about the Pat calling the Kettle Black!  At last year’s Union Of British Columbia Municipalities (UBCM) the “Poorest Planning, Poorest Communication and Poorest Decision...

Read more »

Meticulous Mannequin-Suits Make Mousy Men Mighty, Maybe

July 8, 2012
By
Meticulous Mannequin-Suits Make Mousy Men Mighty, Maybe

According to the mayor, for Oliver and its Rural District’s mute motorists, the long and winding, rough and bumpy Fairview White Lake Road is an unpleasant and noisy ride. The mayor also states that, given the same conditions, Naramata’s vociferous motorists would have screamed at their elected loud enough to receive immediate rectification.  Commenting...

Read more »

Oliver’s Visionary Feasibility Studies, Strategies And Reviews

June 30, 2012
By
Oliver’s Visionary Feasibility Studies, Strategies And Reviews

Oliver Chronicle Editor: If you only had so much money, would you direct it towards battered-women in need of shelter or a cultural exchange trip? Desert Sun Executive Director: Do Oliver taxpayers want to support Oliver’s most vulnerable or do they want more municipal services and infrastructure? Oliver Mayor, Council, District Director and their...

Read more »

Public Pays Patton’s Pricey Price

June 28, 2012
By
Public Pays Patton’s Pricey Price

Last year’s R.D.O.S. 3rd place premier personal pay-producing Director was Oliver’s own Rural Director.   Oliver’s Rural Director also achieved 1st place in the biggest expense account category.  Oliver Ironical congratulates and wishes him nothing but success with his political G.M.O. posturing. Is it ironical that by exercising their democratic right Oliver’s Rural ballot casters became...

Read more »

Hovanes Has ‘Wine Capital of Canada Ego’ Harps Hampson

June 16, 2012
By
Hovanes Has ‘Wine Capital of Canada Ego’ Harps Hampson

Hampson’s Hollow Harping Harbours Hovanian Hate & Hostility. The Visionary Airport Plan envisioned as quixotic by most and idiotic by others was conceived and consecrated under Hampson’s stiff upper lip. Hampson’s harping might have held water but his ship sank during his mayoralty tenure when he (Hampson) and Area “C’ Director (Patton) seemingly fused...

Read more »

Council Captivated By Cornerstone Visionary Terminal Plan

June 10, 2012
By
Council Captivated By Cornerstone Visionary Terminal Plan

Project Manager, Mr. Brad McBride who brought his 10+ years of health facility-planning consultation and listening skills to the table, presented to Oliver’s Mayor and Council, the Cornerstone Planning Group’s Visionary Terminal Airport Plan Project. http://www.cornerplan.com/bios/bio_bradmcbride.htm Project Director, Mr. David Whetter provided his background in architecture, business administration and 40+ years of planning experience....

Read more »