As Canada’s longest serving mayor having been elected to the position 13 times since 1980, Milton mayor Gordon Krantz has been involved in a many similar planning exercises at both the local and regional level.
“Public input is critical on this,” he told The Sun in an interview last week. “I call it a wish list. What I attempt to do as an elected official is separate out the wants from the needs. It’s one thing for you or me to want something, but do we need it? And when I talk about the needs, it’s about the needs of a community moving forward.”