By: Diane Benjamin
Quality of Life. Economic driver.
Government thinks they create prosperity, the opposite is true. They redistribute your money to their preferred providers for services they want. Essential services, like fixing the roads, are immaterial.
The Normal Town Council unanimously agreed to spend $47,000 on a study that will say exactly what they want to hear. It doesn’t matter that both Bloomington and Normal don’t have any spare money sitting around, They have you! Stamp piggy bank on your forehead, that’s all you are to them.
Trustee Scott Preston can NEVER lead the local GOP, we don’t need two democrat parties in town. The IL GOP liberals are bad enough Scott, your services aren’t needed here.
Only two people showed up at Public Comment. Ron Ulmer spoke eloquently against spending the money. The second guy was all for it. Facebook comments were overwhelmingly opposed. Attention Facebook complainers: The Normal Town Council doesn’t care what you say on Facebook, they probably never see it. If you want to stop the nonsense spending you have to show up in person!
Hear both speakers here, just hit play: