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Editorial: What is the plan, Floresville?




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May 23, 2012 | 1,616 views | 3 comments

Let’s be clear about something. To date, we have not heard from any group of citizens who are against having better sports fields and safer playgrounds for the kids, but we keep hearing, “They don’t want the City to build more athletic fields.”

The truth is, we love sports, and we love kids. We want them to be safe.

What we do not want is more debt, especially when it is not necessary. The sole purpose for the petition currently being circulated is to let the voters decide whether or not to put the city of Floresville further into debt for a sports venue.

At the April 26 city council meeting, several residents indicated their willingness to serve on a committee to study the condition of the parks and to determine the need for new sports fields.

The community and the businesses are willing to get together to come up with a plan for moving ahead with improving the city’s infrastructure in order to be able to accommodate business growth, to include the improvements and maintenance of baseball fields and parks as needed.

However, plans apparently are still in the works for a presentation of a design for the sports park at the council meeting on Thursday, leaving business owners wondering what is in the plan?

Is there a plan?

If we cannot control spending on a local level, how can we ever expect to make a difference in Washington?
 

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ole fogey  
floresville  
May 24, 2012 10:09am
 
MM The old saying is "if you fail to plan you plan to fail". Now there is a directive to build an organizational chart for the city. I have lived in Floresville for over 70 yrs and the council is now working ... More ›

 
Publius Valerius Publicola  
Rome, Tx.  
May 23, 2012 9:46am
 
Muse, I hate to tell you but I think these questions have been asked over and over again for years. The council is still working on the answers in the spare time between planning meetings for the sports center.

 
The Marcelina Muse  
Dry Tank, TX  
May 23, 2012 9:42am
 
Has anyone ever gotten the facts on the $5.2 million discrepancy in the city's books? Has anyone ever seen an audited income and expense statement on the operation of the "event center"? Has anyone seen the plan ... More ›

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