Lloyd Fournier : Lloyd is the founder of Thunderbird Rising (Thunderbird rising.com) and the recent recipient of a Humanitarian Award, an author (novels) and a freelance writer. His drill down style of writing is a throw back to classic journalism - completely objective and well researched. His work presents the reader opportunity to rethink issues.
This one makes a great deal of common sense.
It works this way. Many oppose pushing an LRT into Brampton for a number of valid reasons. Others, (though secretive in their motivations) want to see LRTs running in the city of Brampton.
I happen to oppose the LRT and say so from the outset. I do not like leaving a provincial debt legacy for future generations – including the much talked about “millennial” generation. I am also not pleased that money was slashed from social housing and seniors’ housing as well as from badly needed family issues such as kids over 5 with autism.
I do not like to see $336 billion in Ontario debt and recognized that debt service costs (interests) will either increase Provincial taxes or see further cuts to important services.
There is constant almost frantic agitation from a very small group advocating for a…
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