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Market Squared by Adam A. Donaldson

The Library debate: stale arguments and cliches abound

The Library debate: stale arguments and cliches abound

This week's Market Squared sets a tone for progress on the Baker District Redevelopment after a summer of mixed messages
We spent 25 per cent of a 6-hour meeting talking about long meetings

We spent 25 per cent of a 6-hour meeting talking about long meetings

This week's Market Squared talks about talking, and why some people get to talk too much at council meetings while trying to stop others
Some Labour Day thoughts in no particular order

Some Labour Day thoughts in no particular order

This Labour Day weekend edition of Market Squared discusses, unsurprisingly, some thoughts on modern labour.
Municipalities get mixed messages at AMO meeting

Municipalities get mixed messages at AMO meeting

This week's Market Squared looks at the mixed messages from the Premier after his speech to the conference of the Association of Municipalities of Ontario
Have we exorcised the Guelph Factor?

Have we exorcised the Guelph Factor?

This week's Market Squared will look at whether the dreaded "GF" words shut down an apartment development on Cork Street
It's easy to be a saint in paradise

It's easy to be a saint in paradise

In this week's Market Squared, we look at the street level view of the city and how it compares to the latest press releases about our middle class awesomeness.
The city will cut transit funding this fall. I guarantee it

The city will cut transit funding this fall. I guarantee it

This week's Market Squared is a warning to transit users and operators that unless they get ready now, then transit will be the first to be cut in this fall's budget struggle.
Council has a chance to change the channel after library hiccups

Council has a chance to change the channel after library hiccups

This week's Market Squared proposes a new approach to the shifting reality of the Baker District redevelopment
Lucy and the Football: The Guelph Library Edition

Lucy and the Football: The Guelph Library Edition

This week on Market Squared we looked at why after the first step forward, the new main branch of the Guelph Public Library takes an inevitable step back
If you build it, they will riot

If you build it, they will riot

This week on Market Squared, we look at what one development proposal can teach us about current planning questions in the city