City planners’ misplaced priorities

Source: Frederick News Post
Author: Janice Wiles
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Date Published: 05/23/2013

The planning commissioners should first and foremost be discussing costs — costs of new roads, schools, fire station, water, sewer — and how to pay for what could add up to billions of dollars if done adequately. Costs that have yet to be calculated for either this parcel or the 282-acre Crum parcel annexed three years ago. Yet the planning commission is already discussing home placement and sidewalk layout!