Letters to the Editor
Barbara Hoppe's experience with Neighborhood Watch and other neighborhood organizations makes her the best candidate for Sixth Ward council member.
The Sixth Ward incumbent is not afraid to stick up for what is right.
The Sixth Ward incumbent studies the details to make informed choices for the city.
Rod Robison's involvement in law enforcement and community activities, as well as his support for responsible development, make him a welcomed change for City Council.
Barbara Hoppe's experience listening to differing opinions on complex issues and making tough decisions make her the best council candidate for the Sixth Ward.
In a city where many council votes tally 4-3, Barbara Hoppe is an important vote. She has consistently made decisions that are good for the community now and in the future.
Barbara Hoppe's efforts in finding a suitable bicycle trail have demonstrated her courage and foresight.
As a member of the University of Missouri's Track and Field Officials Association, Rod Robison showed his enthusiasm and dedication.
A front-page article on March 31 promoted legalizing the sale of raw milk and included only a few paragraphs about the health risks.
Barbara Hoppe's balanced approach to issues has improved the health of the community.
Barbara Hoppe has been a valuable asset to the community, and through her encouragement of debate and public discussion will prove a great candidate for the Sixth Ward.
Barbra Hoppe has worked tirelessly and effectively to make Columbia a better place to live and has worked closely with constituents to solve problems in the Sixth Ward.
Barbara Hoppe keeps up on the issues and is interested in doing what is best for Columbia.
Barbara Hoppe has experience and is not afraid to make difficult decisions.
It is rare to meet someone who has the unique combination of intellect, stamina and heart that Barbara does. It would be such a waste to not re-elect Barbara and take advantage of her many qualities and commitment.
The Sixth Ward councilwoman has the qualities and experience to navigate Columbia through tough economic times.
A Health Connection member says losing the senior-centered gym would be a step backward on the road toward a healthier America.
If elected to City Council for the Sixth Ward, Rob Robison would support local law enforcement with more tools and funding to apprehend criminals. He is the only candidate to receive the Columbia Police Officers Association endorsement.
Robison is genuine and reasonable in his approach to leadership.
The Sixth Ward candidate has ideas to expand the business community in Columbia.