I hope you are aware that there will be a special election on Thursday, Oct. 13 to replace Councilman Joe Gresko who resigned to take his place as state representative for the 121st District of which our Fifth District is a part.
So, now Mayor John Harkins wants a referendum? Last year, he fought tooth and nail to stop the people from having their say on the Water Pollution Control Authority sale.
As a former Second District councilor, I think last week’s letter from Ronald Tichy is sufficient reason to not vote for him.
Please Google October 2011 stories: “Stratford’s Toxic Legacy” and “Residents, ex-Raymark workers worry about lingering health risks.”