Weekend

There is usually one weekend every year in either March or April where the sun comes out, temps warm up, and spring actually gets going.  This is it.  Start your barbeques – have a great weekend.

About jefflehman
Jeff Lehman is the 46th Mayor of the City of Barrie. The Ward 2 Councillor for the City of Barrie from 2006 to 2010, he was the Chairman of the Finance Committee of Council, chaired the City’s Growth Management Working Group, and created the Historic Neighbourhoods project, a new initiative to protect and revitalize Barrie’s oldest neighbourhoods. Jeff has lived in Barrie for most of his life, having grown up in Allandale and attended Barrie Central Collegiate. Jeff holds a B.A. from Queen’s University, and a Master’s Degree with first class honours from the UK’s prestigious London School of Economics. He was hired to teach at the LSE following his graduation, and lived and worked in London for two years as an academic. Since that time, as an economist, he has worked with cities across Canada to manage redevelopment and invest in their urban infrastructure. In 2005, he established the Growing By Degrees Task Force to assist in expanding university education opportunities in Barrie, and has volunteered his time with many organizations in the City. Jeff lives near Downtown Barrie with his wife, Jennifer, a part-time professor of political science, and their young daughter Cassie, who is already smarter than her father.

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One Response to “Weekend”
  1. Skip Chenard says:

    Jeff,

    Thanks again for “hosting” this meeting on Sunday. This is the second time a meeting was held to discuss Transit concerns and planning involving Transit staff. Hopefully we can move forward and help to plan and implement the changes that are badly needed.

    Regards,

    Skip Chenard

    p.s. Remember to blog more! (lol)

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