Letters to the Editor
Having a forward-thinking, supportive and responsive City Council representative for your ward is a great asset, but what you also need is an independent and thoughtful leader at the top, like how Sid Sullivan would be as our next mayor.
Big corporations have used their lobbyists and campaign contributions to rig the tax system in their favor, with some profitable corporations paying no taxes at all. But who’s investing in us?
Rev. Mel West believes that wherever and whenever the Spirit of Jesus Christ is present, no matter what place or space, resurrection will occur.
Karl Skala lives not far from Clark Lane and knows the effects of the area's growth first hand.
He is highly educated, an experienced Columbia public-policy decision maker, committed to representing his constituents' interests, honest and law-abiding.
Ian Thomas, if elected, will keep citizens informed about how he thinks and how he arrived as his decisions.
Ian Thomas adds new perspective to City Council and will bring passion and vision to office.
Karl Skala will speak on behalf of the city, if elected to council.
Karl Skala has experience in planning and development.
Karl Skala works diligently for community.
Ian Thomas would not be beholden to any special interest group, if elected.
Ian Thomas has worked tirelessly for the betterment of our community.
If elected, Karl Skala will push for developers to pay their fair share for needs created by the developments, such as roads and sewers, rather than placing an unfair burden on taxpayers.
Karl Skala has the experience and has proven his willingness to serve Third Ward on City Council.
Karl Skala is a progressive thinking about updating development plans and zoning regulations, which include requiring developers to pay for road and sidewalk improvements.
Sid Sullivan will bring a data-driven, planned-growth approach to city governing, ensuring that Columbia remains and outstanding city for everyone well into the future.
Thomas would be a "bridge builder" and uniting force on the City Council, if elected.
Ian Thomas has a strong vision for our community.
Sid Sullivan has a high level of interest in keeping Columbia on track to remain a great place for all to live.
Karl Skala has an exemplary record of public service in Columbia.