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Why have I been so outspoken on Fire District election

Original post made by Peter Carpenter, Atherton: Lindenwood, on Nov 2, 2009

I have been asked why, as a retiring Director not standing for reelection, I have been so outspoken on the union’s activities in this election.

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Posted by Peter Carpenter
a resident of Atherton: Lindenwood
on Nov 4, 2009 at 10:51 am

I am extremely pleased with the outcome of the Fire Board election and feel certain that Ianson, Nelson and Nachtsheim will be superb Directors.

And I hope that the union has learned a lesson - no matter how much they spend they cannot buy a Fire Board election and the more they spend the more they discredit themselves in the eyes of the community.

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Posted by Amazed
a resident of another community
on Nov 5, 2009 at 1:10 pm

I have come across arrogant, self serving and self absorbed elected officials in my time, but this wins first prize.

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Posted by Peter Carpenter
a resident of Atherton: Lindenwood
on Nov 5, 2009 at 2:32 pm

Amazed - just one more anonymous person lacking the courage to stand behind their bold statements.

I invite all of you anonymous, unseen, unserving posters to join the arena of public service - it is very different than sitting in the dark peanut gallery and throwing stones.

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