The Tribune editorial board speaks …
Grant the mayor his request. Use some of the EDIT money for public safety this year and next. Then, when the city does annex, if the extra tax base does not cover the two budgets, then look at layoffs or cutbacks.
… and so do the anonymous character assassins.
No, we are dealing with a group of lazy, fat cops who only care about themselves.
When you have an opinion like that, small wonder you hide. Anyone for a classic Thursday night on the horizon? We may want to rent the video equipment for this one, wear our furry Ceausescu issue caps, and pretend we’re in the Carpathians … except that pastrami hails from Bessarabia.