‘We need accountability’

Editor, The News:

Re: Mayor gives up insurance contract (The News, Sept. 28).

It seems to me the only person, or people who need to look in the mirror and apologize are the mayor and his high-ranking director of finance and director of corporate services, not the councillors who  revealed that  fact that they had broken the municipal charter and not released the fact the mayor was insuring municipal vehicles with his own insurance company.

The mayor now has pulled his contract with the city to save his own skin and public approval, but the damage is done and the cloud of uncertainty still shadows city hall.

These types of wrong doings are what turn people off politics. I hope we have more accountability with our new mayor.

Bob Mckee

Pitt Meadows

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