Ward 4 - Andy Hill
The Ward 4 race is between Carl Urbanas and Andy Hill. My choice for that race is Andy Hill.
The reason is because Andy was the one candidate of all the candidates in all the races that was willing to go on the record as being against the deceptive tactics counsel was using in order to try to get some of the ballot measures passed. This went a long way to sway my opinion and shows he is…
Mayors Vision: South of Taylorsville Rd.
Good day. I was recently asked by Council to provide my vision for the city for this upcoming year. This is the fourth of five planned installments. In this section I start with the pragmatic and then allow myself to explore the romantic.
The pragmatic Tom:
Anyone that has been paying attention to the politics in this city knows that I always…
Controversy, Controversy, Controversy
We made the newspaper again today. For those of you that might not know the City hired retired State Senator and former judge Neal Zimmers to lobby for Huber Heights in Columbus. I think a chronological posting of email messages is a good way for you to understand all contention of the lunch meeting at TJ Chumps.
From: Neal Zimmers
Sent: Monday, January 06, 2014 4:31 PM
To: McMasters, Tom
Ed Lyons - Thank you council for a billion dollars!
Thank you council for giving us a billion dollars, "that's billion with a b". This was Ed Lyons showing his understanding of economic development at the announcement of "The Heights" development project just before he was elected to council.
If Ed Lyons, Jan Vargo, Karen Kaleps or Lu Dale were capable of understanding what it takes to produce economic development they would have…