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Planners allow chaotic growth

Here I go again. Where were the “planning folks” when they allowed more shopping centers than we need? None are ever full. As one business goes out, another goes in and out. Some “available” places stay empty forever. Some of that land could have been used for affordable housing. Our schools now are crowded, need repair, etc. And, yes, let’s grow. Where? The area has been mangled by poor planning.



The downtown folks struggle because of poor planning. They work very hard to keep what’s left of a wonderful history. Think. We need affordable housing, yes. No more shopping centers or hotels, etc. I am not a property owner so I have no axe to grind. Just slow down before it’s too late please.




C. Harris

Rough and Ready


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