Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Young people’s input needed on city’s future

As the debate over the proposed changes to 13th Street continues, young people should voice their opinions because this is a major change that will affect Columbus. It is no secret that Columbus has a problem with keeping and attracting young people. Atlanta has its hip Midtown with murals and cafes, Savannah has its revitalized downtown with restaurants and shops, so why not Columbus?

Letters to the Editor

Details, accuracy sadly lacking in report on tax bill

On Tuesday, December 19, Channel 9 news reported on the tax bill being voted on in Congress. One of the anchors stated that the Democrats believe the bill to be a scam, which was immediately followed by the other who stated, "A new analysis shows that after 10 years 70% of the middle class will see an increase in taxes while 76% of the rich will see a decrease."

Volunteers help capture this year’s snapshot of local homeless community

The United Way of the Chattahoochee Valley’s Home For Good program did the annual Point In Time Count Jan. 22 and 23. Volunteers went to shelters like the Salvation Army, and homeless camps to get a "snapshot" of the local homeless community.