dr marten darcie Nev Greeley throws his hat in the ring too
This makes five!
Adding to the exponentially growing list of people who want to claim Danny Williams empty Humber West seat, The Western Star let loose last night that Mayor of Corner Brook Neville Greeley is seeking the nomination for the PC party for the upcoming bi election. In other news, nobody is surprised.
Municipal politics by its nature is non partisan, he said. The minute you are involved in a partisan race against somebody from the other side, the optics of that, from my perspective anyway, the mayor s position wouldn t be put in jeopardy if the candidate were to step aside and have the deputy mayor fill the position.
With the current issues facing the city, I believe that I can better serve the citizens of Corner Brook and Humber West while working within the provincial government, he said.
He also told The Star that the two big issues facing the city are escalating cost for a new water treatment plant and wastewater treatment Greeley joins Don Downer, Dave Wells, Vaughn Granter and Mel Woodman Jr. (who is only included as of yesterday), all vying for the same nomination.