Opinion

To the editor:  It was interesting to attend the League of Women Voter’s Crystal Candidate Forum on July 22. I discovered that council candidates who were against the city spending money on “feel-good projects” were referring to the recent solar panels that have been added to three of our public buildings. I must confess that [...]

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To the editor: I read Mrs. Selton (nee) Bowman’s commentary on the Metropolitan Council. While there are few things that she and I will or can agree on, her characterization of the Metropolitan Council and concern for how cities could operate without its efforts is interesting. From my perspective, cities would plan more efficiently and [...]

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I must say, I’m impressed with the attention our little group has gotten over the last week. First, Crystal Councilmember Mark Hoffman called out my colleague Andrew Richter in a city work session for an article he wrote. Next, Councilmember John Budziszewski brought up my name in the MN League of Women Voters candidate forum, [...]

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To the editor: I just read the story of the council deciding to go ahead with the 60/40 plan of property assessment on everyone concerning the Mill and Overlay for the street project started 20 years ago. Does the council and city engineer understand that we in the north part of the city do not [...]

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To the Editor: Wow. More bars and bars in public parks. This is really thinking outside the box. I am hoping that those candidates who came around before the last election to tell me they were rational thinking people will now step forward and prove their rational decision-making skills. I can’t think of anything that [...]

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