Archive for Thursday, January 26, 2006

Also from January 26

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Polls
Who should pay for the upkeep on Lawrence's sidewalks?

Poll results

Response Percent
Sidewalks should be treated the same way as streets and their maintenance should be part of the city budget. The city should consider a tax for this.
 
76%
Property owners should be responsible for them, but should be able to get a tax credit from the city as an incentive for construction and repairs.
 
9%
The property owner should be required to maintain it at the property owner’s expense.
 
6%
The city should designate a task force to look at the issue.
 
4%
Special sidewalk benefit districts should be established by neighborhoods, which would assess individuals in those districts for repairs.
 
3%
Total 1118
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Our town sports
January 26, 2006
On the record
January 26, 2006
Commodities
January 26, 2006
Daily ticker
January 26, 2006
WRAP future
A program that puts mental health professionals in the Lawrence schools has proven its worth.
January 26, 2006
Even if state funding for K-12 schools increases again next year, there never is enough money to fund every program or fill every need.
Lawrence datebook
January 26, 2006
Pistons stretch streak to nine
Billups dooms Bucks with 11 points in OT
January 26, 2006
The Detroit Pistons think Chauncey Billups should be an All-Star because of his versatility.
Horoscopes
January 26, 2006
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