Is the City Council of DuPont, WA making informed decisions? (more…)
Posts Tagged ‘DuPont’
Today, I spent some time trying to figure out how many members of my extended virtual community live… in or near my physical community. (more…)
I was reading Mike Gorski’s Real DuPont blog this morning. The city council of my home town (DuPont, WA) is debating the merits of a skate park. Some of the discussion is silly, focusing on how people feel and whether or not kids will “like” the decision. There is very little open discussion about the economics of the decision, which as a taxpayer disturbs me. It reminded me of Milton Friedman’s matrix of spending, from his Free to Choose series. Here’s a snippet…
I always enjoy chatting with my neighbor, Mike Gorski. Now you can too – he’s started a blog about our home town of DuPont, WA.
Real DuPont has been picked up by the Seattle PI, as well. Congrats, Mike, and keep up the good work.
Anyone on LJ that wants to track Mike’s blog can add it to their friends page. [