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Mayor Wins Hands Down

Kathryn Greenaway, Montreal Gazette , 10 October 2017 West Island acclamations include two mayors and 20 councillors Kirkland incumbent Mayor Michel Gibson is one of two mayors in the West Island to be acclaimed leading up to the municipal elections, Nov. … Continue reading

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Hungry? Grab fresh fruit off a tree for free in Kirkland’s ‘fruit alley’

By Dan Spector Global News. The City of Kirkland, in Montreal’s West Island, has created a “fruit alley” at des Bénévoles Park. Officials planted dozens of fruit trees and shrubs along a 100-metre path in the park, dedicating it to all the … Continue reading

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Council’s 20% pay raises ‘reasonable’: Kirkland mayor

Another article on the pay raise – by Albert Kramberger, The Gazette, 18 February 2014. You can read the entire text here. The fact that the first noticeable decision of the new Mayor is about paying himself and his buddies … Continue reading

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Kirkland plans 20 per cent salary hike for mayor, councillors

By Rhonda Massad The Suburban, Wednesday, 12 February 2014 At its Feb. 3 council meeting, Kirkland announced that at its next gathering in March, it plans to vote on increasing the salaries of the city’s mayor and councillors by 20 … Continue reading

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Sophie Mohsen: TIME FOR CHANGE: A YOUNG WOMAN AS CANDIDATE FOR DISTRICT 4 IN KIRKLAND

KIRKLAND- With two weeks to go before the end of the municipal election campaign, Sophie Mohsen, candidate for district 4 Lacey-Green West continues to canvass her neighborhood and introduce herself to all residents. To date, Ms Mohsen has had the … Continue reading

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If the election were today, who would you vote for?

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Peter Rakobowchuk: Press Release

After a decade of active involvement in the Kirkland community, Peter Rakobowchuk has decided to take the next logical step and run for office. He’s seeking election as Councillor for District 8 in the town of Kirkland. “This town has … Continue reading

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Daniel La Tour: What I would do in my first 100 days in office

As for what I would do in my first 100 days in public office as the Mayor of the Town of Kirkland, I would propose to the newly elected and acclaimed municipal management team a motion to prepare an internal … Continue reading

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Does Kirkland Want A Farmer’s Market?……Come And Show Your Support! – Again!

Due to popular demand, Friends of the Market-Breakfast Club is inviting ALL RESIDENTS again next Thursday, September 5th. There will be more discussion and more entertainment than last time (see below). For further details and to confirm your attendance, call … Continue reading

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Does Kirkland Want A Farmer’s Market?……Come And Show Your Support!

Last Monday, August 19th, during “La Semaine des marches public du Quebec” celebrated across the Province of Quebec, I inquired again by way of iCare with the Director General on how to have the issue of the farmers’ market on … Continue reading

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