By: Diane Benjamin
Of course this is on the Consent Agenda – No discussion required!
The Council is being asked to codify discrimination in the City Code. It will be legal to prosecute anyone that isn’t a non-profit and government-funded.
In other words, Connect Transit can have electronic signs, but only them. Nobody else can because it might distract other drivers. Evidently electronic signs on empty buses won’t be a distraction, but other electronic signs cause chaos since drivers are too stupid to watch the road.
This is a lawsuit waiting to happen.
The Zoning Board of Appeals passed this less than brilliant plan in July. Even though a private citizen was at their hearing and protested “government only” abuse, the Board didn’t care. The vote was 4-2.
Feel a boot slamming your head into the ground yet? No? Don’t worry – they will get to controlling you too.