Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor: Residential Development is Not Economic Development

Letters to the Editor: Residential Development is Not Economic Development

While residential development provides jobs and can help attract businesses to a community, residential development does not equal economic development. The sentiment that we can rely on residential development for economic development is a false one that is not sustainable for our City’s long-term financial sustainability. There’s only so much land to build on, so what happens when that land is gone? What if the infrastructure is not in place to sustain the pace of growth? And where do the influx of people brought in by this residential development work? These are the questions many have been chastised for asking.…
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Letters to the Editor: Brad West Shares His Stance on Building Moratorium

Letters to the Editor: Brad West Shares His Stance on Building Moratorium

In our new category of Letters to the Editor, we are providing a platform for residents to state their opinions, in form of a letter to our editors. This process allows for residents to share their opinions on a larger platform with other residents in the community. We do not endorse any opinion sent in to our publication; we simply provide the platform for residents to share their opinions, thoughts and ideas for our community. Letters to the editor are straight from the citizen and they are not edited by us in any way shape or fashion. "Some people may…
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