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Round 1 goes to the tax payers

Watch for Round 2

Watch for Round 2

by Lenny Leatherman –

Those in city government who propose bond propositions must be held accountable by their superiors – the tax payers!

In the Weatherford Democrat snippet shown at the bottom of this page, councilmember Heidi Wilder is quoted, “This [proposition failure] will affect transportation slightly but we will keep going with our strategic plan, even if there is a slight alteration.” Makes one wonder if transportation is the primary reason for this bond boondoggle!

In her statement Wilder admits that spending in excess of $16 million on their master plan will only “affect transportation slightly” And although the voters disapprove of their plan, they will keep going with their strategic plan, “even if there is a slight alteration.

A slight alteration?

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