By Walter Neufeld. Monday night, Abbotsford watched a small group of petty men making a puny decision which they whimsically dressed up as though it somehow represented the interests of the broader community. Their disguise could not hide the appearance that their “Nay” vote represented only the narrow schemes of their small luncheon clique.
No reasonable grounds for Councillors Bill McGregor, John Smith, Les Barkman and Mayor Bruce Banman’s inexcusable vote against ACS’ Proposed Supportive Housing Project
Walter Neufeld is known for his advocacy work as president of the FVRD Citizens Association and his work against the gravel industry lobby.
He also founded a group called ‘Men on Roofs’. The full name of the group is ‘Men on Roofs ask Canadian politicians to stop filching our democracy’ and they are sponsoring a series of politically charged images aimed at Canadian politicians.
Today Media regularly publishes his satirical vignettes.
Walter’s latest project is a group called ‘woMen on Roofs – Fools in office’
*Walter Neufeld was born and raised in Abbotsford. He manages a development company operating in BC and in Alberta. Walter has been a critic of the provincial government’s dysfunctional Mines Act for about 12 years. Neufeld is the president of the Fraser Valley Regional District Citizens Association (FVRDCA). Most recently, he’s critiqued both Honourable Randy Hawes and the gravel industries Aggregate Pilot Project which he believes to be a harmful private production document .