Newly-elected city councillor John Middleton-Hope was recently appointed to the Lethbridge Police Commission. His son is a constable with LPS.
This makes Hyggen the 26th middle-aged white man in a row to be elected as mayor of Lethbridge.
Her announcement propels her to the front of the race and gives Blaine Hyggen a run for his money.
A Lethbridge city councillor may have failed to declare a pecuniary interest in something they voted on, contravening the Municipal Government Act.
Lethbridge mayor, Chris Spearman, is stepping down after serving two 4-year terms.
If the city council wants to balance their budget without raising taxes in 2021 or 2022, they need to find over $15 million.
Recently, the Lethbridge city council debated reducing public transit service during off-peak times because of low ridership during the pandemic.
Reading the article prompted me to comb through all the council meetings since 2017 to check the attendance record for city council. Here’s what I found.
Shortly after Lethbridge City Council passed the conversion therapy bylaw earlier this week, someone reached out to me to have me publish this follow-up story.
If the “Defund the Watch” organizers requested to present to city council, why are they listed as a written submission? And why is Hyggen’s name next to their submission?