My parents celebrate their 45th wedding anniversary today. They met while teaching at Charlotte High School. They bought a house in the Maplewood neighborhood, where they raised two children. They sent their kids to city schools. I got my love of the city from my parents, especially my dad. He has encyclopedic knowledge of the city’s history. He knows …Continue reading
Rachel Barnhart is calling for major reforms of the city’s ethics code. “Lovely Warren’s inappropriate relationship with Uber exposed the need for big changes. We must do everything we can to preserve integrity and prevent conflicts of interest in city government,” Barnhart said. Barnhart proposes: The Board of Ethics will accept and consider complaints from private citizens. Anyone who …Continue reading
I’m pleased to see the Board of Ethics take up my complaint about the relationship between Warren and Uber. Let’s be clear. This complaint isn’t about a job fair. It’s about pay to play culture. It’s about a mayor shilling for a troubled corporation. It’s about a mayor who promotes herself at the expense of citizens. I spent my career …Continue reading
Four months after announcing his candidacy, James Sheppard finally showed enough respect for voters to release his platform. Unfortunately for him, it’s as empty as his campaign rhetoric. Sheppard presents no new or innovative ideas. Some of his proposals are already being done in our community. It’s too bad that when he was police chief, he didn’t practice what he …Continue reading
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Mayoral candidates will participate in a forum.