• Which site is the right site?
    September 29,2012
     

    Which site is the right site?

    Letter sent to Jeb Spaulding and Mike Obuchowski at the state of Vermont regarding the temporary psych hospital planned:

    Several weeks ago I contacted you as a concerned taxpayer regarding your desire to acquire the “flea market” parcel for a temporary psych hospital.

    I was concerned about the cost and the fact that the land would be removed from the tax rolls. You gave me a somewhat convincing argument for pursuing the matter.

    Now, I learn that there is a parcel of land, described by you: “This location is ideal from several perspectives,” and it is free.

    Again as a concerned taxpayer, it seems like you were hell-bent to spend my money without my permission when there was a free and ideal location sitting almost next to your offices.

    I would be very interested why you have decided not to spend my money without my permission.

    Steve Joslin

    Williamstown

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