The Index for Jan 31, 2008

“Kind of like the Harper’s one, except local and not as funny.”

Amount budgeted for snow clearing in the St. John’s 2008 budget :

Amount Deputy Mayor Dennis O’Keefe recently recommended should be allocated towards clearing snow from sidewalks :

Number of members on the Facebook group “I’ll be hit by a car in St. John’s because they don’t plow the sidewalks” :

Number of full-time positions mayor Andy Wells will have starting March 1, 2008 :

Mile One Centre’s projected loss for 2008, before the Fog Devils announced they were leaving :

Number of days a citizen of St. John’s can be imprisoned for pushing a wheelbarrow on the sidewalk :

Sources are linked.