On cash cows, sacred cows, dog and pony shows and other animals of their ilk

Last year the Mayor hired the Matrix Consulting Group, a nationwide consulting group serving municipalities, to look at our Department of Public Works and do an analytical study of its organization and effectiveness. They produced a 133 page study dated January 2016. No grade was given, not a passing or failing rating, but they tell … Continue reading On cash cows, sacred cows, dog and pony shows and other animals of their ilk

The Upper Roberts Meadow Dam Removal:   It’s a scam. FBI take note!

  The snow day we had on February 9 temporarily put a hold on the DPW’s longstanding efforts to knock down the Upper Roberts Meadow Dam.     On that day Department of Public works officials and GZAGeoEnvironmental, the consultants guiding the DPW’s efforts, were due to meet with the Historical Commission to try to approve some … Continue reading The Upper Roberts Meadow Dam Removal:   It’s a scam. FBI take note!