Posts made in April, 2014

My thoughts on last night’s community meeting with Mayor Stimpson.

My thoughts on last night’s community meeting with Mayor Stimpson.

Note:  This community meeting with Mayor Sandy Stimpson was held on April 7, 2014. April 8, 2014   Sandy, Last night’s community meeting, which appeared to be a success, focused extensively of litter, blight and the new coal terminal. I took the opportunity to question the added value of this type of a facility to our waterfront and to our quality of life. Fines were mentioned as a possible way to get the attention of citizens and residents to curb the throwing of trash from the car window into city streets. My question to you and the city council is, why is it o.k. for industry (McDuffie Coal Terminal) to pollute our city without penalty while residents will soon be held to a different standard? I hate hypocrisy and this new policy wreaks of it....

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