CANDIDATE LETTER: City attorney can help fight blight
I am also a strong advocate for the development, in consultation with the city court, the building inspector and housing code enforcement department, of an effective and efficient housing court, which will finally address those properties that cause neighboring property values to decline.
CANDIDATE LETTER: Progress requires action now
I have had the pleasure to walk throughout the Second Ward and talking with many of our neighbors who also agree that to accomplish positive change, we need to begin sooner rather than taking a wait-and-see attitude.
GUEST VIEW: City will benefit from Vets Park deal
Instead of the city selling bonds to borrow money for the construction of roads and the infrastructure, we sell the land to the developer and have them finance, at their own cost, the roads and infrastructure.