Posts by Ring 4 Mayor

Ring Committed to Addressing Opioid Crisis with Health Care Partners

News Release (Not Picked Up) October 12, 2018 Ring Committed to Addressing Opioid Crisis with Health Care Partners It’s very clear and has been for several years that communities across Canada and beyond our borders are dealing with a serious Opioid and Fentanyl Crisis. There have been countless media stories highlighting the impact of these…

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Should the Voting Record of the Mayor Matter

News Release  October 11, 2018 Should the Voting Record of the Mayor Matter During the debates at Algoma University one of the key questions focused on the voting record of the members of council. There was unanimous agreement that the voting records of all members of council should be easily publicly accessible.  The voting record…

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Ring Calls for More Transparency as Citizens Left in the Dark

News Release October 10, 2018 Ring Calls for More Transparency at City Hall as Citizens Left in the Dark In an era of greater accountability and transparency the community must be informed as to how taxpayer dollars are being spent. The city should spend funds only if it is in the best interests of the…

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Sault Residents Want Progress

News Release  October 9, 2018 Sault Residents Want Progress  Residents in Sault Ste. Marie have a clear choice in the upcoming election on October 22nd. Mayoral Candidate, Rory Ring, has staked his campaign on a platform summarized by the slogan, ‘More Jobs, Lower Taxes’. His plan includes ensuring we have a full-time Mayor and greater…

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Ring Wants Mayor to Come Clean on Severance Costs to Taxpayers

News Release October 1, 2018 Ring Wants Mayor to Come Clean on Severance Costs to Taxpayers Freedom of Information Application Filed at Civic Centre In an effort to ensure accountability and transparency for taxpayer resources a Freedom of information (FOI) request has been recently filed with the Clerk’s Office at the Civic Centre. At issue…

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Ring Committed to Delivering on More Jobs and Lower Taxes

News Release  September 28, 2018 Ring Committed to Delivering on More Jobs and Lower Taxes 4 Year Record Shows New Leadership Required When the citizens of our community elect a mayor there are certain expectations. One of the most important principles that a mayor should be guided by is how they can make city services…

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Ring Job Creation Strategy Will Deliver

News Release September 27, 2018  Ring Job Creation Strategy Will Deliver One of the most important priorities in our community is and continues to be, job creation and filling existing jobs with talent. We are all aware of the challenges our changing economy presents, and we can no longer afford to go from crisis to…

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Sault Residents Deserve a Property Tax Freeze

News Release  September 18, 2018   Sault Residents Deserve a Property Tax Freeze Mayor Determined to Continue Increasing Your Property Taxes  Had the Mayor succeeded in passing the flawed garbage plan resolution at the last council meeting, the additional costs to residents of $1 million for new garbage trucks and the additional cost of keeping pick-up…

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Letter to the Editor – September 11, 2018

The Facts Speak for Themselves – The Garbage Deal Increases Your Taxes Yesterday I issued a press release prior to the council meeting. That press release explained that the city was about to spend $600,000 for new garbage trucks that would then require the city spend an extra $450,000 to collect garbage.  The total extra…

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