COLUMN: Move from Italy for job leads to a new home in Pictou County
Elsa Rastelli left Italy in the late 1950s in search of freedom and adventure. She found both as well as lifelong love and lasting friendships.
Recently, a provincial media outlet suggested a call to action in Nova Scotia.
It suggested that we know the problems and we understand the challenges, but we do not seem to be able to translate what we know into action that makes a difference.
The editorial suggested 10 bold ideas for change, most of which are challenges to government and require political will, but ideas need champions; individuals and organizations committed to making them a reality.
So let’s build on this platform and each of us create a list of positive, common sense action items. And more important, let’s think through how we can actually make them happen.
Here is my list, all of which we are working on at the Pictou County Chamber of Commerce:
- Submitted by Jack Kyte, executive director of the Pictou County Chamber of Commerce.