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Acceptable spending of Hotel-Motel tax funds can be used for operations and capital expenditures of tourism-related facilities owned or operated by a municipality, such as the aviary.
Both the left and right have harmful opinions. The UB's opinions sometimes are self serving and a detriment to public safety.
It has to be about money and control. If it was about good planning Rose St. would have bike lanes.
Bicycle lanes on road projects such as Rose St. are also missing thanks to city councils misguided direction. Proper lane markings provide a safety element to our roadways that the city has chosen to ignore.
Mark Twain — 'History doesn't repeat itself, but it does rhyme.'
The leakage also does a very good job of watering our urban trees while at the same time providing a robust root structure that has wreaked havoc on the sidewalks. Some cities have a sidewalk program that helps provide maintenence funds for sidewalk repair.
Making positive changes in public safety hasn't been a priority for Councilmember Jenkins as evidenced by her vote on the removal of bike lanes from Rose Street corridor development. I am still undecided as far as sheriff.
Putting the bike lanes back on Rose St. would make the road safer for everybody. Councils direction of engineering is ethically challenged and fiscally irresponsible.
Bringing best management practices to our roads would be a good step forward.
I have never quite understood why when kids are in their classrooms we lower speed limits, but when they are out of school it is full speed ahead. Safe travels everybody.
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