I am a member of the Longmont City Council. Writing alone, I can’t speak for the Council, and would never attempt to do so. But I want to offer clarity on the recent controversy regarding the actions of two members of the Longmont City Council.
Several Longmont residents have written letters to the Times-Call about Mayor Bagley’s verbal attack on citizen Gordon Pedrow during the mayor’s closing comments of the November 19 city council meeting.
Everyone loves to look at a train wreck or even the possibility of one. The Best Christmas Pageant Ever sets up what the town thinks will be just that, a train wreck, when the worst kids in town, the Herdmans, show up for the leading roles.
I’d like to talk about the happenings at Longmont United Hospital, i.e. the closing of the warm water pool and exercise facility.
Entering the one-room exhibition Body Language: Picturing People, the eye is immediately greeted by a series of vastly different styles and mediums, in which it becomes clear that the only connection between them is their inherent subject matter, the human.
There's a famous line at the end of the original King Kong movie - "Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast."
Though I have known Schuyler only a short time, I have been continuously impressed by his knowledge, foresight and passion.