Non-skier, open your eyes! I've never seen you on the trails either. You must never go there or late at night. Do you pay to groom the trails? I trust that you would walk on the trails through a couple feet of snow if the trails were not groomed. Yeah right! Walking trails are groomed there at no cost to people that walk even for dogs. What would people do without the trails groomed? They wouldn't go there, that's for sure! Are you mad because you can't walk where the Sertoma Winter Wonderland is also?
Good response to 911 call
While driving to Brainerd on Saturday a car passed me at a very high speed. It was gratifying to see that two sheriff's deputies had it stopped down the road in response to my 911 call. Good going deputies.
Have a heart
While Christmas shopping, I stopped at HART to drop off treats and toys for the puppies and kitties along with a donation. I urge you to do the same. And if you have the room, patience and especially the time for a pet, consider adoption. You will then find the best friend you'll ever know. Have a heart and Merry Christmas.
Figures don't lie?
There are more numbers than days of the week concerning Oak Lawn's maintenance position. I have seen $73,000, $90,000, $98,000, $84,000, $83,000, $95,000 and $104,000 being proffered as the total cost per year for the township to have its own equipment and employee. On Nov. 17, reports were given estimating costs at $82,000-85,000 or $92,000-99,000 per year to contract out. Either we need new supervisors who can do math or an independent audit to address this. How can any supervisor make decisions using this kind of information?
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