advertisement

LETTER: Candidates' response to PedNet matters

Monday, March 29, 2010 | 7:58 p.m. CDT; updated 3:10 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, March 31, 2010

COLUMBIA - Mayoral, City Council and Columbia School Board candidates were given the opportunity to respond to four questions concerning their views on PedNet’s vision of a network of trails and multimodal streets enabling and encouraging Columbians to use healthy modes of transportation. The responses, or lack thereof, provide unique insights to their character.

The fact that McDavid and Kespohl did not bother to respond lacks respect for the civic efforts of PedNet, whose issues repeatedly come before council. Responses from Sid Sullivan, Jerry Wade, Tracy Greever-Rice and Karl Skala were particularly knowledgeable, insightful and in line with PedNet transportation and recreation issues.

I encourage voters to visit PedNet, read and consider responses of candidates to important issues concerning our community and the qualities that we enjoy and admire about Columbia. Then, vote April 6 for candidates you truly believe will provide the respectful energy, knowledge and insightful passion we need in Columbia.

 

 


Like what you see here? Become a member.


Show Me the Errors (What's this?)

Report corrections or additions here. Leave comments below here.

You must be logged in to participate in the Show Me the Errors contest.


Comments

Leave a comment

Speak up and join the conversation! Make sure to follow the guidelines outlined below and register with our site. You must be logged in to comment. (Our full comment policy is here.)

  • Don't use obscene, profane or vulgar language.
  • Don't use language that makes personal attacks on fellow commenters or discriminates based on race, religion, gender or ethnicity.
  • Use your real first and last name when registering on the website. It will be published with every comment. (Read why we ask for that here.)
  • Don’t solicit or promote businesses.

We are not able to monitor every comment that comes through. If you see something objectionable, please click the "Report comment" link.

You must be logged in to comment.

Forget your password?

Don't have an account? Register here.

advertisements