Casino debate boils over

KINGSTON - The city council casino debate ended abruptly in the early hours of Wednesday morning with the mayor and one city councillor yelling allegations at one another. The next day Coun. Rick Downes accused Mayor Mark Gerretsen of “bullying.” Downes was also in the process Wednesday morning of e-mailing the city clerk to ask if anything could be done about the mayor’s “biased” handling of issues prior to the resumption of the meeting Thursday night in the city council chambers. Read article