I am a resident of the First Ward, specifically the North Central neighborhood, and I’m supporting Helen Anthony for the Fifth Ward City Council seat. It’s clear to me that if I care about my neighborhood, I need to work to elect council members who believe in the same neighborhood values I do. My council member is one of seven votes on the council; each of those seven is as important as the others when the matter on the agenda affects the quality of my life and my neighbors’ lives.
LETTER: Helen Anthony is a smart choice for Columbia's Fifth Ward
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