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Monday, October 14, 2013
Don't we live in a crazy world?
My latest column in the Maple Ridge News:
Don’t we live in a crazy world?
Published:October 10, 2013 3:00 PM
I previously wrote about a motion by the City of Victoria at last month’s conference for the Union of B.C. Municipalities, for a reduced speed limit of 40 km/h on all residential streets.
Unfortunately, it got shot down.
I’m sure that, in their hearts, decision makers know it’s the right thing to do. But they’re afraid of the ire of drivers, and their revenge come the next election.