It's a sad day when our town leaders — I use the term loosely — put their own political and personal agendas ahead of the people they represent. Why would the people of our town want a police chief who cannot obey the rules and laws he is paid to enforce? The few bullies on our council force their will on every one of our citizens. The bullies know who they are and should be ashamed of their actions. Why not do what is morally and politically correct and punish, not reward, the guilty person?
It seems the only council members who care about our town are Dick Reedy and Andrew Peters. The rest of them are so wrapped up in personal agendas that they could care less about the citizens they represent.
This used to be a nice place in which to live. But now with the animals running the zoo, most people would rather be anywhere but Kittanning.
Fourth Ward, Kittanning
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