Letter: Action, not talk, gets things done (Oct. 6, 2021)
October 6, 2021
Last week I attended the City Council meeting, having been assured it would include how to help the homeless, which I have been interested in for over a year. I believe nearly all the chairs were full; lots of interested people had come.
The council started with a lengthy description of all the wonderful things Samaritan has planned, which we read about some weeks ago in The New Era. Then some of the audience departed.
Two people had their three minutes each to state their positions on the homeless. One man especially objected to his taxes being used for this purpose. He felt this...