BUMP & GRIND
Sailors are known for attention to detail. So, here's a detail you won't want to miss. Following haul-out, have you removed everything from your slip (lines, fenders etc.) that you want to remove before it gets frozen to the dock? Now's the time.
GET OUT AND VOTE!
(A Public Service announcement from your Communications Committee:)
You've seen the signs, you've scanned the flyers, but do you have a sense for your candidates as actual human beings? Did you know that you can see them up-close and personal online in televised segments from a recent All Candidates meeting in your area that you probably missed because you were sailing?
Here are 2 links for the Town of the Blue Mountains video:
All Candidates Debate
Mayor & Deputy Mayor Debate
So… wherever you live, you can likely find a similar video by searching - 2018 all candidates meeting debate video your town - check it out.
BEHIND EVERY GREAT MAN...
… there are many others who help to make things run smoothly. Rene Koopmans knows that and he's had four years of proving it as he and his team have lovingly cradled our boats from slip to shore… and back again. Rene is stepping down from his position on the Bridge as Rear Commodore Harbour, and as he does so, we want him to know that we think he's… well… GREAT! Thanks, Rene – and to all your minions, too.
And welcome to Mark Beaton, our new Harbour man. We're all ready to lend a hand, Mark.