Voice of the People
I recently read a couple of Voice articles that made me think some people
in Chesterton are finally starting to see the light. Miss Elloís was one.
Though the thought is there it still needs backing up.
Like appointing a Town manager, no progress. He or she would be appointed by
the town council, so who would they answer to? The town council that is who,
so you the tax payer would pay one more wage with the decisions made by the
same people. Of course, they would have to pay more outsiders thousands of
dollars to make up their minds.
The town should have elected to become a city and vote for a mayor when it
had the chance. A mayor would have to answer to the voters not the council.
Of course the council is supposed to answer to the voters, but, as in all
elections, every council person is bad except for mine, so we reap what we
I really donít blame the council. I blame the people for letting them spend
our money and do nothing except tell us some report says this is what we
You could probably get better answers out of any middle school students than
we get out of our $40 thousand reports. Well, itís only Tax dollars.
By the way, now we need a bigger school. What swamp shall we build it on?
Charlie Van Cleef