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Sign idea quashed following citizen input in Electric City


The Electric City council last week obliviated the idea of building a $40,000-plus entrance sign to the city.

The city conducted a poll at city hall and online of citizens on the idea. Results showed that out of 81 citizens, 62 (77 percent) didn’t want a sign, and 19 citizens did.

Citizens running for council or mayor in the upcoming November election, including Diane Kohout, Brian Buche, Cate Slater, Bob Rupe and Cheryl Hoffman, conducted a survey of their own, collecting signatures and asking Electric City residents if they were for or against the sign.

Their survey showed an even stro...

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