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Bartoo wants a change in direction

 

Bruce Bartoo doesn't like the direction the town of Coulee Dam has headed the last four years.

"Except for the wastewater treatment plant, it seems like everything that's been happening has involved trees in one form or another," said Bartoo, a retired powerplant operator.

But the town has other problems that need to be addressed: the fire department has been downgraded, the ambulance service doesn't exist, and he'd like to see more fiscal responsibility.

Although he said he's never looked at the budget, he's heard of some expenses that made no sense. He cited a town-wide tree inventory don...



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Robert Carroll writes:

The tree inventory executed in 2015 was made possible by a grant that I wrote. Bruce Bartoo was in the Parks and Recreation Board Meeting where it was presented and he approved the submission. It cost the town nothing. More hot air.

 
 
 
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