Jun 4, 2012 | 14:00Mainstreet Cape Breton CBRM Mayor John Morgan - Potential Greenfield Legal Action Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton CBRM Mayor John Morgan - Potential Greenfield Legal Action Jun 4, 2012 | 14:00A letter was released last week from the Atlantic Gateway Shipping Terminal Company which is threatening to sue the Cape Breton Regional Municipality for what it says are secrets that were let out, negative portrayals, and even revealing confidential information surrounding a bid on the property we've been calling 'the Greenfield Site'.
To talk about this and where the municipality is on the story, we've brought in CBRM Mayor, John Morgan.
Aug 28, 2012 | 9:28Mainstreet Cape Breton Rankin MacSween - CBRM Mayoral Candidate Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Rankin MacSween - CBRM Mayoral Candidate Aug 28, 2012 | 9:28One of the key figures at the head of social economy development in Cape Breton has put his hat in the ring to become the Mayor of CBRM.
He been involved with the New Dawn organization for many years, but Rankin MacSween was most recently in the public eye as one of the galvanizing figures in the campaign to dredge Sydney harbour.
He has also been an outspoken advocate of community based development and a critic of government intervention.
............and now, he wants to be mayor
Sep 6, 2012 | 11:01Mainstreet Cape Breton Cecil Clarke - CBRM Mayoral Candidate Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Cecil Clarke - CBRM Mayoral Candidate Sep 6, 2012 | 11:01Earlier today former Provincial Cabinet Minister and Federal Candidate Cecil Clarke entered the race for mayor.
He joins local economic development professional Owen Fitzgerald, and community development leader Rankin MacSween.
After Mr. Clark made the announcement at Centre 200 he joined us at our CBC studio on George Street to tell us why he made the decision.
Sep 7, 2012 | 6:14Mainstreet Cape Breton Owen Fitzgerald - Withdrawing from the Race Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Owen Fitzgerald - Withdrawing from the Race Sep 7, 2012 | 6:14A surprise development today in the race for mayor in the CBRM.
Mayoral candidate Owen Fitzgerald at a news conference in Sydney this morning said his campaign just hadn't taken off the way he hoped. He's decided instead to throw his support behind former MLA Cecil Clarke.
Reporters spoke with Fitzgerald after his announcement.
Sep 12, 2012 | 8:15Information Morning - Cape Breton Candidate for Mayor - Wilf Isaac Audio
Information Morning - Cape Breton Candidate for Mayor - Wilf Isaac Sep 12, 2012 | 8:15There are now five people running for mayor in the Cape Breton Regional Municipality. Wilf Isaac, Elizabeth Barrie and Glenn Jessome have added their names to the ballot. Nominations closed yesterday. They join Cecil Clarke and Rankin MacSween in the race for the top job. Wilf Isaac, from Millville, spoke with Information Morning host Steve Sutherland. (runs 8:15 September 12, 2012)
Sep 18, 2012 | 15:30Mainstreet Cape Breton Cecil Clarke - Port Chat Audio
Mainstreet Cape Breton Cecil Clarke - Port Chat Sep 18, 2012 | 15:30At just about the mid-point of the elections for municipal councilors, warden's and Mayor's all across the province and people are talking about the issues that are important. One issue we're particularly interested in is the port. Cape Bretoner's talk about the port almost constantly. We wanted to have an opportunity to talk to the people who are running for mayor of CBRM about their feelings around port development.