Letters to the Editor
Ian Thomas, if elected, will keep citizens informed about how he thinks and how he arrived as his decisions.
Karl Skala will speak on behalf of the city, if elected to council.
Ian Thomas adds new perspective to City Council and will bring passion and vision to office.
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.
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 has a high level of interest in keeping Columbia on track to remain a great place for all to live.
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.
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.
Karl Skala has the experience and has proven his willingness to serve Third Ward on City Council.
Sid Sullivan, candidate for mayor, has the knowledge and commitment to listen to and be inclusive in addressing the needs of Columbia.
Karl Skala has an exemplary record of public service in Columbia.
Thomas would be a "bridge builder" and uniting force on the City Council, if elected.
Ian Thomas has a strong vision for our community.
Karl Skala will be advocate for sensible, sustainable growth in Third Ward and in Columbia.
Ian Thomas has worked to create healthier communities for families and children. He would work to make the city better as well.
It’s not exaggerating to say our current 911 system is out of date. Technology has changed and the system we rely on cannot adequately serve our community. Technology has changed in a way that gives citizens more opportunities to utilize the 911 system. Unfortunately, our current, antiquated 911 system can't take advantage of that greater citizen participation.
Mayor is committed to bettering our municipal systems, says former Second Ward councilman.