IS IT TRUE MAY 23, 2016

first_imgIS IT TRUE that the Director of the Evansville DMD Kelly Coures is at it again?  … he now wants to start an Affordable Housing Trust Fund that will work in conjunction with the recently approved the Evansville Brownfields Corp. “Land Bank” project? …he hopes that both taxpayers programs will not only clean blight from Evansville neighborhoods but also will provide our disadvantaged with affordable housing?  …all we can ask is “When is Mr. Coures going to stop spending our hard earned tax dollars on unproven “Pie In The Sky” bureaucratic programs? …if you disagree with this decisions then you should attend the CORE sponsored “Community Roundtable” discussion of local issues to be held at 5:45 p.m. on Tuesday, May 24, in the meeting room at the North Park Library, 960 Koehler Drive?IS IT TRUE last week Mr. Course announced that he has created yet another unproven bureaucratic program for the taxpayers to fund? …the name of his new bureaucratic project is called NoCoMakers District? …in 2014 the Evansville Redevelopment Commission purchased 6 vacant lots in a seedy part of town for a whooping $435,000 without any plans to develop them? …two years later the DMD and ERC have decided to put out a “Request For Proposal” in order to help them to decide what to do with these vacant properties?   …we wonder if any business investor would spend $435,000 on property located in a seedy part of town without any idea of what they will use it for? …if you disagree with this decision then you should attend the CORE sponsored “Community Roundtable” discussion of local issues to be held at 5:45 p.m. on Tuesday, May 24, in the meeting room at the North Park Library, 960 Koehler Drive?IS IT TRUE we like to commend the Westside Home Improvement Neighborhood Association for not accepting any public subsidiaries from the City of Evansville?  …we have been told the majority of the Evansville Neighborhood Association organizations are being subsidized by the City?  …we also hear that they received around $5,000 a year from the City?  …we also have been told that the City also pays the salary of a Director and the office space to oversee and direct the functions the Evansville Neighborhood Association?  …we also have been told that the City also subsidiaries the Annual Evansville Neighborhood Associations Banquet?  …we wonder if anyone knows what it costs the taxpayers for the City to sponsor this Banquet and how much is the City is paying for the Director and the office space to oversee and direct the functions the Evansville Neighborhood Associations?IS IT TRUE one of our readers received a collection letter concerning an already paid  $17.21 medical bill from a Deaconesses Hospital high powered lawyer located in Indy?  …we wonder how much Deaconesses Hospital is paying this Indy attorney to collect this already paid $17.21 medical bill?  …it looks like Deaconesses Hospital collections department are beating the bushes to generate additional money so they can pay their CEO the estimated $1.6 plus million dollar yearly salary ( not including benefits or perks)?IS IT TRUE we are hearing that the upcoming Vanderburgh County Republican party caucus will have two well qualified candidates to compete for the vacant County Commission seat?   …the winner of this political caucus will represent the party in the November 3, 2016 general election?…we are pleased that the local Republican party leadership decided not to agree to an inter-party political trade-off concerning this vacant County Commission seat? …  we are also glad that the local GOP has finally realized that inter-party political trade-offs is not good for the voters or the party?IS IT TRUE “when the people fear the Government we have Tyranny! When the Government fear the people we have Liberty? ..could this be a good reason for you to attend the CORE sponsored “Community Roundtable” discussion of local issues to be held at 5:45 p.m. on Tuesday, May 24, in the meeting room at the North Park Library, 960 Koehler Drive?IS IT TRUE 177 CCO readers voted in our most recent  “Readers Poll”?  …the poll question was : Do you feel that members of the Evansville Police Department are doing a good job protecting the citizens of Evansville?  …134 people voted “YES”,  27 voted  “NO” and 14 said they DIDN”T KNOW”?  …we totally agree with the CCO readers that voted “YES” in this poll?FOOTNOTE: todays “Readers Poll” question is:  Are you glad that the local GOP has finally realized the inter-party political trade-offs is not good for the voters or the party?FacebookTwitterCopy LinkEmailSharelast_img read more

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