A rebuttal to the statements of Mayors Bassett and Grausz in the August 6 Mercer Island Reporter, criticizing the Concerned Citizens Committee’s (CCC) initiative.
Should there be a ballot issue to withdraw from KCLS and create our own library, as suggested by a forum article in the July 23 issue of the Mercer Island Reporter, I strongly urge all Mercer Island residents to vote NO.
Please consider free online access or at least a reduced rate for seniors.
A reader’s letter in the July 30 issue of the Reporter claimed I-594 gun show backgound checks reduce domestic abuse, shooting accidents and suicides.
Further reporting needed on why the option to route bus traffic through downtown wasn’t under consideration.
Our City Attorney is working to ensure that we do not race to spend tens of thousands of dollars on a vote before we know if the vote would be meaningful or meaningless.
We honor all the armed services, and rightly so, but do we ever mention the heroic men of the American Merchant Marine?