December 22, 2019
The following letter was published in this week’s issue of the Gazette.
To the Editor:
The North Riverside re-zoning plan will go forward regardless of public input. Some of the quotes I hear from residents are: “It’s a done deal”, “They’ll do whatever they want” and “The meetings and questionnaire were just window dressing.”
Unfortunately, this is a result of a one party government. This is not new to Croton and it has happened before. The Municipal Place skate park debacle at a cost of $100K or more. The Gouveia Park sham which will continue to drain resources and can only get worse. A former mayor receiving a Cadillac health plan for his family. The Croton Point Avenue project and the five million dollar renovation of the Municipal Building.
The common threads are the same: One party rule, stacked committees, public meetings that appear to get residents input but are ignored. The same cabal will always be in the background pulling the strings....READ THE REST AT https://www.crotonunited.org/news-views/2019/12/22/crotons-one-party-government