Archive for July, 2013

Thursday, July 25th, 2013 at 8:43am

THE LAND OF SCHOOL IMPACT FEE MAKE-BELIEVE

Posted by admin in Lake County

On Monday, a self-professed fiscal conservative Republican School Board Member pushed to implement a $10,292 impact fee against new single-family homes in all of Lake County. Stivender and Brandeburg were in favor of the proposal; Mathias and Howard were in favor of a reduced amount of $5,000.00 just for South Lake County; and Kyleen Fischer […]

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013 at 8:31am

Leesburg Volunteer Fire Department- A Bad Idea

Posted by admin in Leesburg

Elise Dennison Leesburg Commission Seat 3 During last week’s budget meeting, Commissioner Elise Dennison suggested that the City of Leesburg go to an all-volunteer fire department because other cities of similar size have them.  According to the census, the City of Leesburg has a population of 20,796 and a geographic area of 30.8 miles.  The […]

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