“Deputy Mayor” Janis: 45 Years

Thursday July 19th marks “Deputy Mayor’s” Janis’s 45th year at Sarnia City Hall. A record which is slightly less in years than the one her beloved Toronto Maple Leafs have since they last one a Stanley Cup. Others to follow include Mayor Saddy, Mayor Gordon and the present incumbent whose name escapes me right now […]

Decriminalization of Marijuana

You can download the PDF of the two letters here.     June 21st, 2018 The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau Prime Minister of Canada House of Commons OTTAWA, ON K1A 0A6 Dear Mr. Prime Minister: RE: DECRIMINALIZATION OF MARIJUANA You have announced a date of October 17th,2018 when marijuana will be legal. When will you announce […]

Mayor’s Column – June 22, 2017

  BIDDING FAREWELL TO AN ANONYMOUS, CYNICAL FRIEND (BOB)   Mayor Mike Bradley’s Column as Published in the June 21st, 2017 Edition of “Sarnia This Week”   He marched to his own drummer all his life.   If you wanted to follow him fine, if not, get out of the way.  He claimed he wanted to […]

A Letter from America

Mayor Michael Bradley, As a 50 year citizen of Port Huron / Fort Gratiot, Michigan, USA, I feel as though I have to reach out to you today. I have felt as though Sarnia has been an extension of where I grew up. I have spent countless days /months of my life in your city. […]

Mayor’s Column – May 24, 2018

My cynical friend, who wishes to remain anonymous (Julie), and I dated for a short time.  When she told me she wanted to break up, I asked “when you tell me why, are you going to say it’s not me but you?  She said “No. It’s you.”

Hi-Tech Style

Sarnia mayoral candidate Mike Bradley has officially opened his campaign in hi-tech style, Gathered around a computer that stores all of his campaign information and correspondence are campaign secretary Beth McPedran left, advertising and promotions associate Lynne Wintringham and seated, campaign manager Ester Brown. Mike Bradley has our vote; here’s why It’s a full slate […]


          STRATHROY-CARADOC, SARNIA-LAMBTON AND LONDON HIT THE ROAD IN A JOINT PARTNERSHIP TO LEVERAGE A $1.45 MILLION GRANT FOR INTERCOMMUNITY TRANSPORTATION Download Press Release Here. As part of an ongoing commitment to transportation accessibility and affordability, Strathroy-Caradoc, Sarnia-Lambton and London have partnered with the Ontario Ministry of Transportation to enhance transit opportunities for […]


The responses to these questions are mine and mine alone, Mayor Mike Bradley   Do you support the idea of City Hall moving into SCITS? Why or why not?   It was wonderful to see the several thousand people who recently attended the opening of the SCITS time capsule from 1921.  The spirit of Sarnia and […]

Bradley’s Vision Realized 30 Years Later

Written by Melissa Schilz, Postmedia Network (Spring 2018)   Mayor has a sense of pride in the community that has evolved in tough times Mayor Mike Bradley’s dreams of a research park in Sarnia-Lambton came true in 2003, and 15 years later, it’s proving to be worth the risk. Bradley said it was in 1989 […]