Mayor was undemocratic at September 5 meeting
At TBL council meeting held on Sept. 5 in West Brome, after having been asked five or six questions, Mayor Burcombe was quick and undemocratic to tell the audience of approximately 65 people not to ask questions — that he would no longer take any more questions concerning the pig slaughtering project. He told the audience he understood the message, but would let it follow its course.
When asked who the developer was, he quickly responded that he’d rather keep it anonymous for the time being. Another question to all of council was, did they approve this slaughterhouse project? Their answer was that they did not know enough about the project to make a decision. Yet they had enough information to vote on a resolution to present the promoter’s demand to the CPTAQ. Makes you wonder how many may have forgotten exactly what they