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Letter: City council needs to stop with the discrimination




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December 30, 2015 | 4,039 views | 33 comments

Editor:

Re: “Floresville council ousts Miller,” Dec. 16 . . .

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Douglas Jones  
Adkins  
January 5 at 10:02am
 
I just looked on the Floresville Web site and there is a posted agenda for a Special City Council meeting this Thursday evening. PLEASE look at it! There are eight (8) items posted with six (6) sponsored by the Mayor and Councilman ... More ›

 
Tired of the Corruption  
Floresville  
January 4 at 6:17pm
 
I wonder where the so called mayor and Danny met to come up with this ridiculous letter. I told my mother in law to not even open it when she gets it in the mail because it's time she will never get back.

 
Delightful  
Downtown  
January 4 at 8:12am
 
You are so right to question this, Debra. Who paid for the stationery, envelopes, printing, postage and where did the mailing database come from - city employee????? On the taxpayers dime yet again???? Oh, boy, I sure wish ... More ›

 
Debra Conoly  
Floresville, TX  
January 4 at 6:52am
 
How is Castillo's getting this letter to the citizens of Floresville?

 
retiredinlavernia  
lavernia  
January 4 at 3:30am
 
Why have criminal charges not been filed? She admits in her letter to stealing public funds - She should have consulted with a lawyer before publishing the letter - She opens herself up to both criminal and civil actions. Not ... More ›

 
LaLa Land  
Floresville, TX  
January 3 at 10:03pm
 
So Castillo is admitting that they broke the Open Meetings Act and committed unbudgeted city funds without council approval???

 
El Gato Grande  
San Antonio, TX  
January 3 at 8:47pm
 
Hello Crazy, I know who you are and where you live at. Do you want me let everyone know who YOU are? Talk big and hide as usual. Have a great event Bro.

 
Jim Miller  
Floresville, TX  
January 3 at 8:46pm
 
As a US Army Veteran, former Director of the US Army Emergency Medical Services Program, and former Paramedic of nearly 20 years I find Mayor Sherry L. Castillo's comment comparing the City Council's response to defending against ... More ›

 
El Gato Grande  
San Antonio, TX  
January 3 at 8:44pm
 
Hello Crazy, I know who you are and where you live at. Do you want me let

 
Jim Miller  
Floresville, TX  
January 3 at 8:30pm
 
Today, the Mayor of the City of Floresville sent out a letter that at the very least borders on Official Oppression. In her letter she states, regarding the recall petition "When you sign that petition, your signature ... More ›

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