The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas

Letters to the Editor

April 30, 2009

Explaining misinformation

Published May 1, 2009

(Continued)



Now that his money has been spent, people who live in the adjacent area are waiting for the return of retail shopping to downtown. Of course, there are those unemployed folks, who are waiting for the jobs that will result from this “economic development”. And those of us who have endured the humiliation of being gawked at as a resident of the “museum”, who have had basic property rights confiscated by the “architecture police”, are waiting to see any tangible benefit to this expenditure. My conclusion is that the $1.6 million has been spent to benefit “Palestine residents” but excludes any benefit to anyone who actually lives in Palestine.

Alan Russell

Palestine


Text Only
Letters to the Editor