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April 16, 2014

Letters to the Editor: April 16, 2014

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Election is about more than just wind

What are the real issues in the primary in Tipton County? Mr. Heron has said his opponent wants to make wind the issue.

I believe Mr. Heron did by agreeing to the added waiver to the new ordinance, which took away the safety of all citizens. There was supposed to be “something with teeth” in it.

Well, that didn’t happen.

With the plan for U.S. 28 and U.S. 31, do we need a beautiful gateway to Tipton to view turbines? What is next, guided tours?

As far as Chrysler is concerned, where was your name in the Tribune article having anything to do with it?

So what will your legacy be? Wind?

This election is about more than just wind. It is about leadership and common sense. It is about representing the people of this county with the trust that our elected officials will do what is necessary to protect them from companies that want nothing but to destroy a community.

We will survive the failures of some, and be much stronger for it.

Ann Smith, Sharpsville

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