Letter: Accomplishments make Sturtz ideal candidate

Friday, April 4, 2008 | 2:32 p.m. CDT; updated 5:57 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

The many accomplishments of Paul Sturtz, candidate for First Ward City Council seat, are well-known in Columbia. These include his work as founder and program director, Ragtag Cinemacafe; founder and director, True/False Film Festival; founding member and board member, Columbia Locally Owned Retail and Services, locally-owned business network; founding member, Big Canoe, inner-city farm group; co-founder, friends of Stephens Lake that led to creating a city park; board member, KOPN; administrator, Missouri Rural Crisis Center family farm organization.