Bruce Synder tweeted a fair question about using the West frontage road. I ran the routes using Google Maps. It looks like the difference is about 1.1 miles and 23 minutes. Also going this route adds 4 crossings of Freeway enterance or exit routes. It is much faster than the rote the Chamber suggests, but still quite out of the way. This would continue to not provide access to places like the school.
The Country Club Manor Area (south of Highway 14, North of CR 34, West of West Circle Drive) has a population larger than all of Stewartville, but has an incredibly low crime rate. I would like to keep it that way. I was alerted to a situation in Judd Park which has moved me to act. Read the rest of this entry »
I am happy that our city sidewalk have never been cleaner. There have been a number or questions on Rochester sidewalk snow removal policies. I have kids that may walk in a couple of years to school, seniors in my neighborhoods, and I represent at least 2 legally blind men how need sidewalks for mobility. I will protect their safety even if it is unpopular.
Here are a few questions and if you send me more I will answer them here:
Q: Why do you want to stick it to us?
I don’t want to stick it to you. I want property owners to be responsible and clear sidewalks. Zero fines is my desired outcome. Read the rest of this entry »