I expect apologies: The kid isn’t even sick

By:  Diane Benjamin Previous stories: https://blnnews.com/2020/03/30/illegal-parade-yesterday/ https://blnnews.com/2020/03/31/gleason-response-to-parade/ The 4 year old kid that got his own City parade isn’t even sick. Colleen Winterland, Street Supervisor (base salary $75,499.58) is buddies with the kids mom.  Yes folks, government is all about WHO you know.  This proves it is Us vrs. Them. The mom, Melisa Menssen, tried […]

UPDATE: Gleason Response to Parade

You need to see this one:  https://blnnews.com/2020/03/31/i-expect-apologies-the-kid-isnt-even-sick/ By:  Diane Benjamin Follow-up to yesterday’s story:  https://blnnews.com/2020/03/30/illegal-parade-yesterday/ I asked Bloomington City Manager Tim Gleason about Sunday’s parade of City vehicles.  The original rumor was the parade was for a grandchild of the City employee who organized it.  Tim responded yesterday afternoon, I continue to redact the employee’s […]

UPDATE: Illegal Parade Yesterday

See this UPDATE:  https://blnnews.com/2020/03/31/i-expect-apologies-the-kid-isnt-even-sick/ By:  Diane Benjamin h/t a reader Yesterday there was a mini parade of City vehicles, including an emergency fire department vehicle. The parade was organized by a Public Works employee, I know who.  I am waiting for a response from City Manager Tim Gleason before using her name. Supposedly the parade […]

Another Bloomington Technology Fail

A link appeared in a comment: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uxRwWA4bZxE http://prntscr.com/rpizp1   By:  Diane Benjamin If you didn’t watch the Bloomington City Council meeting held on March 23, 2020 LIVE, it appears you will never see it.  The meeting video has not been upload. Click the Archived City Council Video link to verify:  https://www.cityblm.org/government/city-council/meetings-agendas The published minutes of meetings […]