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Our Ever Evolving Ward

May 13, 2013


        Springtime brings the usual changes to Ward 9, which is the perfect example of  a residential neighborhood “in transition”         The two men from Connecticut who bought the house of the late Isabella Malone took 2 years to begin to manifest their true colors.     Apparently in Sherman Connecticut, from whence they came, it is […]

Taking Out the Garbage.

March 29, 2013


   To update the latest tempest in a recycled teapot in Ward 9, I needed more information.   There seemed to be gaps in the information provided on the four pages of regulations for Solid Waste Removal  supplied by the Kingston BPW.         Monday came and the Garbage Police got their “dumper”–my elderly neighbor across the […]

Are My Tax $ Going to Run DNA on Dog Poop?

March 22, 2013


     To err is human.   To really screw things up requires a male or two.        In previous posts I have mentioned the two chaps who bought the house across the Street from me, which was built by the late Isabelle Malone’s father in about 1900.  Let’s call them Stuart and James, since that is […]

Your Tax Dollars down the Big Blue Barrel.

February 22, 2013


I have been monitering the compliance with the new recycling policy that arrived with the Giant Blue Bins. I am proud of Ward 9, thus far we are hovering around 96% non-compliance. I don’t know if people can’t read the instructions or they just don’t give a $#!t. The biggest non-compliance issues are: Blue bins […]

February 3, 2013


OKAY, this is important….I know you all have opinions about the New Snow Emergency Law.  The meeting is TUESDAY, Feb 5 at 7:30.  I understnad not all the people impacted by this law  can attend the meeting, but I wish you all would.   Your sheer numbers will account for something!  I can help you make […]

It’s An Emergency Okay!

January 28, 2013


As most of know who read the Kingston Occasional Freeman, Kingston is going to/just did/change the snow emergency law for the city of Kingston.     i I got a personal heads up from Mayor Shane Gallo a week ago when I went in to pay the  $100 funwe for  Parking on Staple Street in the […]

We Arwe 10 Years Old!

September 16, 2012


       During my  rather legthy correspondence with Jennifer Fuentes about the RESTORE proram, I had cause to go back in my Hotmail Archives, and whatta you KNOW, Restore Access Ward 9 was born 10 years ago this week!   Aderman (at the time) Mike Madsen had just swept through Ward 9 removing all the reserved parking […]