The one thing we can learn from Jim Traficant is that intention doesn't count when action contradicts it.
On December 16, City Council will meet to vote on contracts submitted for approval by the City. These contracts include a planning process for adding deconstruction to the existing demolition program, creating a rental property registration program and acquiring foreclosed and vacant properties. If the tone of Monday’s CDA Committee meeting is a valid indicator, the prospects for their passage appear favorable. This is a relief, especially given the Council’s previous reaction to them.