Moving forward or stuck in reverse?

I read your article on the dismissal of former City of Parksville CAO and I am a little confused.

Although I understand that it is quite common for councils to restructure administration staff to find people of similar idealism, I do find it strange that our new mayor is looking for somebody who can keep up with a council that is moving at a very quick pace in a lot of areas.

When so far all I have seen is a mayor and council that want to put the brakes on two much-needed and well thought out projects: 222 Corfield and a multi-sport complex.

Maybe what they should be looking for is a tortoise that is stuck in reverse.

Rod Bailey

Parksville

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