bluecc300 BHOPKINS COUNTY, KY (8/2/13) – Recently, I addressed the City Council and the County, discussing the current and ongoing library situation.
 
We have three buildings that are worth what? That is the question. I have talked about the Tech Center, and now the Board of Education is walking away with 4.5 million to 5 million dollars down the drain.
 
On top of that, the Sports Complex is sitting in a swamp and wet lands. There are certain people on the Fiscal Court that want this sports complex, at the cost of 9 million dollars. This is a joke. You and I both know that there will be more money thrown into the “black hole.”
 
I want you, the citizens and voices of the city and county to call the members of the city and Fiscal Court and ask them when the wasting of our taxpayer money is going to stop?
 
On a final note, I approached the city and county, those that are elected by us, the citizens, and I asked them to contact me. Only one of them did. One person out of 13 that I approached actually contacted me, and the spending is still ongoing. We elected them, and they are doing nothing to stop this mess. They are walking away.
 
I rest my case.
 
Scott Rogers
Blue Collar Comments


 
Disclaimer: The content supplied by columnists and letters to the Editor on this site does not in any way, shape or form, implied or otherwise, necessarily express or suggest endorsement or support of any of such content, statement, or opinions therein. SurfKY News does not necessarily adhere to or endorse content provided by outside non-staff sources.

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

August 24, 2015 10359

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 5753

Alleged Burglar Calls 911 to Report Fire

by SurfKY News
August 22, 2015 4867

Hopkins County Grand Jury Indictments

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 4818

UPDATE: Four Dead, Two Survive Boating Accident

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 3773

MPD Coducting Sobriety Checkpoints

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

August 06, 2015 14244

Muhlenberg Woman Reportedly Suffers Violent…

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 10359

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

August 27, 2015 3111

All is Well after MNHHS Lockdown

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 26, 2015 2102

Man Charged with Theft, Meth, Marijuana Growing

by SurfKY News
August 26, 2015 1326

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - August 26, 2015

by SurfKY News
August 27, 2015 1294

Kentucky Career Center Blood Drive Aug. 31

by SurfKY News
August 26, 2015 1181

KSP Seeking Information to Assist 'Slasher'…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 26, 2015 1178

Hanson Agrees to Take Compensating Rate on Tax…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
August 26, 2015 1036

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
August 26, 2015 961

Legislators Preview Election 2015

by KET
August 26, 2015 709

UPDATE - Missing Juvenile Found

by SurfKY News
August 26, 2015 694

Two Chicago Men Indicted for Multi-State Cargo…

by SurfKY News