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Council wastes a lot of time hearing about spicy things, but the Mansion Tax may be just a little too spicy for the city lawyers.

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Mansion tax
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Mack Male
Mack Male
Co-Founder and CEO of Taproot Publishing Inc.
Troy Pavlek
Troy Pavlek
Apparently the TMZ of #yegcc.Governing myself accordingly since 2021
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