American Rescue Plan Act’s (ARPA) funds Woodfin $2.14 million over two years. This infusion is helping the town fund a 17% budget increase.
The Asheville City Council, only a few years removed from having a fundraiser to spend hundreds of thousands of dollars to restore the 120 plus year Vance Monument, has not only removed it but ordered its destruction.
Buncombe County and several municipalities in Buncombe are planning to raise property taxes on its citizens.
Is the gas crisis the beginning of more shortages?
When elected officials become unresponsive to the majority or minority, they have lost touch with the voters and no longer represent the people but rule them. They are not fit to be called public servants or hold office.
Regarding the NDO, Weaverville sets a noteworthy example for their Asheville counterpart.
I would never discourage anyone from taking the “vaccine,” but what good is a “vaccine” if you still have to mask up even after you take it?
News flash, councilwoman, we live in a representative republic, not a democracy. You were elected in a democratic way to represent the people and make a decision for them. Just listen to your constituents and represent them.
So is it just me, or does it appear that the media covers Biden differently than they cover Trump?
Just a bit about a couple of things.