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You’re absolutely right - growth does not pay for itself. Back in 2012-2014 we got a lot growth approved, we argued against it, and now we have to pay for it.


stevemckay

We face tactical staffing shortages and leave impact shortages. We have some great volunteers but their numbers are declining. We are a growing county, particularly in the south and Frederick City.



So here we have a grant providing $5.5M free money, funding 75% of cost in…

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Thank you Dick. It was a full community effort, but I do appreciate your comment.


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Copying my post to FB and email list here:



The Verdict is In!!



Today, the Court of Special Appeals (COSA) affirmed the Circuit Court's decision to revoke the Monrovia Town Center (MTC) approvals. That includes the Planned Unit Development (PUD) zoning, th…

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Rather than just "a few" comments on Eastalco, we heard from 29 people on the topic. Six were in favor, and all of those were either from the development community or Alcoa. The remaining 23 people who spoke - with no vested interest in the site - all opposed the "New Town" concept which …

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I have a problem with it.


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Dick if this was such a “mole hill” then why was there a month long political pressure campaign to make sure the word was included? My answer to the question is in the article. It’s because words and concepts matter in this document, and as the only “crisis”, it will drive priorities and …

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No worries mrnatural. I’ve been posting on here for years and I read the comments. Granted, I don’t post as much as I used to but that’s because of my work situation, not my Council duties. I’ve seen many of your posts and I appreciate your work.


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Seriously Dick? Actually, I never "saw a crisis in Monrovia", in fact, I doubt I ever used the word at all. I reserve it for situations involving more imminent danger and potential for loss of life. That just happens to be my mindset.


stevemckay

No Burgess, we're not creating a "fake crisis" - we're having a discussion, and we're doing it with civility. You ought to try it sometimes.


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