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October 21, 2016

Hoover has wisdom District 4 needs

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  • Island Runner posted at 9:28 am on Wed, Apr 30, 2014.

    Island Runner Posts: 401

    Time for a change in District 4 and Hoover is the best choice.

  • Jake Buckner posted at 10:30 am on Wed, Apr 30, 2014.

    Jake Buckner Posts: 2240

    I wonder why you feel it's time for a change. Mr Pappous has been one of City Council's more effective members.

    Please list 5 reasons Mr Pappous should be replaced. Bet you can't.

    Good reasons, I mean... Failure to be Mr Rosen's or Mr Yarbrough's yes-man doesn't count.

  • miceal o'laochdha posted at 12:45 pm on Wed, Apr 30, 2014.

    miceal o'laochdha Posts: 661

    I suspect Mr. Hoover is a worthy opponent but, I agree that Norman has represented us with integrity and sound views.

    Still, I am in doubt that even Ben Franklin could move the Council in a positive and continuing manner.

    If Council members were elected at-large, perhaps we would all benefit from both Mr. Pappous and Mr. Hoover on the Council. But, that will never happen so our district must chose between two good candidates. In that case, it is probably better to re-elect Norman, to show some support for a council member who has worked hard to do the right thing.

    Maybe Mr. Hoover would be a good City Manager?!

  • Jake Buckner posted at 2:10 pm on Wed, Apr 30, 2014.

    Jake Buckner Posts: 2240

    "Maybe Mr. Hoover would be a good City Manager?!"

    My thoughts exactly. Surely he'll apply, right?

  • georgelee posted at 5:53 pm on Wed, Apr 30, 2014.

    georgelee Posts: 20

    John Campbell, what are you thinking? First Bertini, now David Hoover!? Norman and Terrilyn are both excellent council members, no change necessary. Are you familiar with Hoover at all or are you just voting with the ruling families and puppets? What hold a balloon up? Hot air. Then What's keeping Hoover down? You're fallinf for a lot of verbiage and tripe. Trust me, i'm quite familiar with the background. Keep Norman Pappous, they don't come any better!