Comment history

Tom Markus, city manager of Iowa City, named Lawrence city manager

What a shock, a white male.

January 15, 2016 at 11:26 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Saturday Column: Project denial raises questions about city’s motives

City Commissioner Matthew Herbert, who cast the only dissenting vote, said the commission was tasked with creating a “level playing field” and honoring the city tax base.

He added, “Retailers know where to build retail because that’s what they do for a living.

Tell that to the developers of the Riverfront and Tanger Malls.

January 9, 2016 at 10:44 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Rejection of south Iowa Street shopping center sends confusing signals about future of south Lawrence growth

"This group was asking for no incentives for their development." YET

January 7, 2016 at 9:35 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Letter: Thankful

I hope her tongue and cheek don't get sore. She evidently doesn't read The LJW.

December 26, 2015 at 3:51 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

A list of past Thomas Fritzel controversies and the $10 million question that comes with the latest allegations

Sadly, I expect Fritzel and his lawyers to get out of this. He is slicker that seal snot and those who expect to see him pay will be disappointed. I hope I'm wrong, but he has escaped so far.

December 17, 2015 at 1:55 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

City overpaid Oread hotel's development group, mayor says

Why does the city(or anyone) continue to business with this guy?

December 16, 2015 at 10:06 a.m. ( | suggest removal )

Audit results about special taxing district at The Oread expected soon; questions about Eldridge tax break; eco devo leaders seeking firms to work on Menards project

Chad does a great job of explaining the issue without calling Fritzel a cheat, He is of course.

December 12, 2015 at noon ( | suggest removal )

City Commission delays vote on restaurant archway

La Parilla may want a Mexican theme arch, Zen Zero a Buddhist theme, Jeffersons one shaped like a hamburger. Keep the arches for the French quarter and McDonalds.

December 2, 2015 at 3:44 p.m. ( | suggest removal )

City Commission delays vote on restaurant archway

Ir may be art, but Lawrence is Lawrence, not New Orleans.

December 2, 2015 at 10:44 a.m. ( | suggest removal )