Monthly Archives: September 2014

  • Taxis in Calgary

    Posted on September 2, 2014 by in MARK'S REMARKS

      A new report to Calgary City Council recommends adding 383 new taxi plates to the existing 1526 currently ‘in operation’. The taxis bearing the new plates would be required to be disabled-accessible and operate during the peak evening and weekend periods. Of course there would also be a rate increase. A telephone survey of […]

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  • A Tale of Two Wages

    Posted on September 1, 2014 by in MARK'S REMARKS

      The following has been copied from Stephanie Jackman’s Blog at REAP . . . “September 1, 2014 “By: Stephanie Jackman “Today Alberta’s general minimum wage is increasing to $10.20 from $9.95 per hour. “Also today, Vibrant Communities Calgary (VCC) is raising its Living Wage from $14.50 to $17.29 per hour or $16.14 per hour […]

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