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The Tiverton Taxpayers Association podcast discussing the news and politics of Tiverton, Rhode Island.

The Tiverton Taxpayers Association podcast discussing the news and politics of Tiverton, Rhode Island.

Location:

United States

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The Tiverton Taxpayers Association podcast discussing the news and politics of Tiverton, Rhode Island.

Language:

English

Contact:

4018357156


Episodes

Tiverton on Track, 24: Operation Blue Santa

12/11/2020
Justin Katz speaks with Tiverton Police Chief Patrick Jones and Sergeant John LeDuc about the department's community-building activities and policing under COVID. Track 1: Closing in on Christmas Track 2: Operation Blue Santa

Duration:00:33:14

High School from a Distance and Zoning Board Politics

11/19/2020
Justin Katz reports on the governor's high school "pause" and interviews Joel Bishop about controversy on the Tiverton Zoning Board of Review. Track 1: School's Out… Forever? Track 2: Zoning Out Joel Bishop

Duration:00:36:20

Election Results and John Loughlin

11/12/2020
Justin Katz reports the results of Tiverton's local elections and speaks with local talk host and former state representative John Loughlin. Track 1: The Other Side of an Election Track 2: John Loughlin

Duration:00:29:11

Joe Sousa

11/2/2020
Justin Katz chats with Town Council candidate Joseph Sousa. For more information about the TTA slate of candidates for Tiverton Town Council, visit https://tta2020.com. Track 1: What's School Got to Do With It? Track 2: Joseph Sousa

Duration:00:42:09

Ray Fougere and Donna Cook

10/28/2020
Justin Katz chats with Raymond Fougere and Donna Cook about their candidacies for Tiverton Town Council. Track 1: What's in a T Track 2: Raymond Fougere and Donna Cook For more information about the TTA slate of candidates for Tiverton Town Council, visit https://tta2020.com.

Duration:00:34:53

Sheri Aakre and Joel Bishop

10/26/2020
Justin Katz talks with candidates for Tiverton Town Council Sheri Aakre and Joel Bishop. Track 1: What are you voting for, again? Track 2: Sheri Aakre and Joel Bishop For more information about the TTA slate of candidates for Tiverton Town Council, visit https://tta2020.com.

Duration:00:26:01

Nancy Driggs and Robert Coulter

10/23/2020
Justin Katz talks with candidates for Tiverton Town Council Nancy Driggs and Robert Coulter. Track 1: A Little Bit of Catchup Track 2: Nancy Driggs and Robert Coulter For more information about the TTA slate of candidates for Tiverton Town Council, visit https://tta2020.com.

Duration:00:28:25

Fungible and Spongeable During the COVID Days

5/15/2020
This episode conducted via Zoom by Justin Katz of the TTA and featuring Town Councilors Donna Cook and Nancy Driggs. Track 1: Fungible, Not Spongeable Track 2: Status of the FTR Track 3: Tax or Trim? Track 4: The Mullen Situation

Duration:00:34:14

Governing Under Cover of a Crisis

4/21/2020
This episode conducted via Zoom by Justin Katz of the TTA and featuring Town Councilors Donna Cook and Nancy Driggs. Track 1: Our Elected Experts Track 2: Executive Disorder Track 3: Surprise Administrator

Duration:00:31:44

The Accountability Vigilante

3/14/2020
This episode conducted by Justin Katz of the TTA and featuring Town Councilors Donna Cook and Nancy Driggs with special guest, Budget Committee member Joe Sousa. Track 1: A Tale of Two Tivertons Track 2: The Good-Government Vandal Track 3: What's in a DPW Day's Work? Track 4: A Mello Conflict Track 5: Hilton's Executive Suite

Duration:00:37:36

Coronas Across the Nation and Around Political Groups

3/6/2020
This episode conducted by Justin Katz of the TTA and featuring Town Councilors Donna Cook and Nancy Driggs as well as Robert Coulter Track 1: Perspective on the Inevitable Virus Track 2: COVID in Tiverton and Rhode Island Track 3: The Accusation and the Reality of Constructive Suggestions

Duration:00:32:27

"Move Forward" to Ignore the Past

2/21/2020
This episode conducted by Justin Katz of the TTA and featuring Town Councilors Donna Cook and Nancy Driggs. Track 1: Why We Need Transparency Track 2: Looking for a Library Solution Track 3: Recurring One-Time Capital

Duration:00:28:48

Rotting Trim and Shiny New Republicans

2/13/2020
This episode conducted by Justin Katz of the TTA and featuring Town Councilor Nancy Driggs, with special guest Richard Rom of the Tiverton Library Board and Tiverton Republican Town Committee. Track 1: Pallasched Audacity Track 2: Counting Holes in the Library Track 3: Tiverton's Newest Republicans

Duration:00:40:36

Bad Government Hidden in Plain Sight

1/31/2020
This episode conducted by Justin Katz of the TTA and featuring Town Councilors Nancy Driggs and Donna Cook, as well as Robert Coulter. Track 1: Twitter Talk and the Teamsters Track 2: The Transparency We're Owed Track 3: Tiverton Days Interference Track 4: Recycling Employees' Time (including a tangent about the mystery of the trees) Track 5: Resolution of Fire Chief's Contract

Duration:00:35:55

Living in (And Budgeting for) a Community

1/23/2020
This episode conducted by Justin Katz of the TTA and featuring Town Councilor Donna Cook, along with special guest, Budget Committee Member Sheri Aakre. Track 1: Something That Trump Said Track 2: Shawny's Journey (click for Shawn Smith GoFundMe page) Track 3: Hello, Sheri Aakre Track 4: Checking in on the Budget

Duration:00:33:30

A Better View of the Council of One

1/15/2020
This episode conducted by Justin Katz of the TTA and featuring Robert Coulter as well as Town Councilors Nancy Driggs and Donna Cook. Track 1: Tiverton Days, George, and the Father-in-Law Track 2: A Shaky First Step for Solicitor Marcello Track 3: What's in a Zero? Track 4: Mollo Versus a Council of One Track 5: President Hilton Accuses Residents of a Crime

Duration:00:33:15

Budget Season Sunrise

1/9/2020
This episode conducted by Justin Katz of the TTA and featuring Town Councilors Nancy Driggs and Donna Cook. Track 1: The Gander Hires a Solicitor Track 2: Passing the Joint... Meeting Track 3: What's the Plan? Track 4: How the Budget Thing Works

Duration:00:31:11

On the Verge of a New Year

1/2/2020
This episode conducted by Justin Katz of the TTA and featuring Robert Coulter as well as Town Councilors Donna Cook and Nancy Driggs. Track 1: An Arbitrary Milestone Track 2: The Year That Was Track 3: Looking Ahead to 2020

Duration:00:35:13

Town Government Goes Over the Leger

12/11/2019
This episode conducted by Justin Katz of the TTA and featuring Robert Coulter as well as Town Councilors Donna Cook and Nancy Driggs. Track 1: The Alzaibak Showboat Track 2: Both Sides of the Leger Lane Track 3: The Tone of Town Government

Duration:00:35:22

Voices Heard and Unheard

12/8/2019
This episode conducted by Justin Katz of the TTA and featuring Town Councilors Donna Cook and Nancy Driggs. Track 1: The Silence the Public Scheme Track 2: Heard Out on the Landfill? Track 3: Mac's Two Voices on Free Speech Track 4: Fabisch Fabricates New Rules

Duration:00:30:44