Monday 11 November was quite the night.
As luck would have it, Winter landed in Wentworth that afternoon, and at least four vehicles skidded off the road into ditches, and one snow-laden tree fell across Louisa Road.
Nonetheless, about 50 of us were there to enjoy the moment as the new Councillors and Mayor were sworn in.
We should take pride in democracy at work in Wentworth. We had a voter turnout of 63.6% which is among the highest in Quebec. The Wentworth Gazette has asked the media relations department of Elections Quebec to confirm our placement, and as soon as they answer, we’ll report it here.
In the coming months the Wentworth Gazette will try to formulate some suggestions for improving environmental regulation. We’ll post proposals, and people can respond with their suggestions.