Sam Katz

Winnipeg Mayor Keeps Job

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.05.2013 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Winnipeg Mayor Sam Katz gets to keep his job.A Court of Queen's Bench judge dismissed a complaint Friday that Katz violated a section of a ...

Winnipeg Mayor May Lose Job Over $3,000 Party

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.02.2013 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - Winnipeg Mayor Sam Katz is to find out later this week whether he will be removed from office for holding a taxpayer-funded Christmas party...

Why Canadian Cities Should Look to Phoenix

Steve Lafleur | Posted 12.28.2012 | Canada Politics
Steve Lafleur

Municipal politicians are in positions in which they may abuse the public trust. These controversies should be a launching point for a broad discussion of how to improve municipal governance. Canadian cities need a new model, and for accountability, transparency, and efficiency, there is no better governance model than that in Phoenix, Arizona.

Anti-Semitic Posters Attack Winnipeg's Mayor

CBC | Posted 11.16.2012 | Canada Politics

Winnipeg Mayor Sam Katz says he is extremely saddened and disgusted to hear that anti-Semitic posters, attacking him, have appeared in the city's down...

Winnipeg Mayor Miffed By Air Canada Hotel Move

CBC | Posted 12.03.2011 | Canada

Air Canada has apologized for "inadvertently" offending anyone with its decision to move its crews out of a downtown Winnipeg hotel amid ...