Valley Viewpoints: Care for the people, not self

by Rose Anthony of Granby

In all my years going to town and legislature meetings, I have never heard what I have heard come of our council person in Granby.

During the March 14 meeting, town board member Lori Blackburn was trying to get insurance buyout on an employee; she got out-voted by the board.

In her statements, she said, “What is good for the goose and is good for the gander.” She also said, “You got to grab what you can grab.” Wow!

A person who is elected to represent the people and talking as she does in unreal

Within my allotted three minutes to address the town board, I asked Mrs. Blackburn if she is collecting insurance on her job as a teacher in Hannibal. Her husband works for the town highway department.

To read the rest of the Viewpoint, pick up a copy of The Valley News

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