It seemed a strange artifact of the past.
For years at City Hall, the road engineers would address one group of four councillors every other Wednesday.
Building and real estate directors would show up Tuesdays, addressing a separate rotating set of city councillors. And if a park or boulevard was on the agenda, that went Mondays to yet another group of four city councillors.
That’s finally changing.
“Now we have all those people answering questions consistently in front of the urban planning committee,” said Mayor Don Iveson. “That’s how you do good urban planning.”
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