Bob Adams

COLUMN: Maintenance vs. new construction



The underground utilities must also be inspected and repaired or replaced as required before any street is repaved or rebuilt.

COLUMN: Mining, location were key to growth



In 1887, when the Hall brothers discovered a rich mineral deposit on Toad Mountain, Nelson began to grow.

COLUMN: City benefits from volunteers

The City benefits from volunteers in many ways and there are lots of people who will help if you ask them.

Issues old and issues new in Nelson

As this is my first column in 2012 I hope everyone had a great Christmas season and are ready for the New Year.

UCMU: A learning experience

I attended the Union of British Columbia Municipalities Conference in Vancouver with the mayor and all of our council during the last week of September.

Not against disc golf or mural

Welcome to summer... I think! My planter is planted at City Hall and is looking bright and cheery.

Joy, pain and plenty of planning

The disasters in Japan have affected the entire world, and it really caused a lot of reflection at our house.