Saturday, April 2, 2016

Leonia in death spiral

At the Town Hall meeting on Thursday, Leonia's Mayor stated “Leonia is a community in decline”.     Matthew McGrath of reports, "A casualty of this decaying financial environment is the beloved public library, which is set to lose $103,000 in municipal contributions from its budget this year. The proposed cuts will force layoffs, end popular programs and limit operating hours." Read his full article at

Update: The Mayor distributed his slide presentation on a private listserv, "Leonia Talks"

To see the presentation, join the list and read the archive.

How to join
  • LeoniaTalks is a Yahoo group. To join, go to the Yahoo page for Leonia Talks and click on Join Group. 
  • They recommend you create a Yahoo email address so you can log in and search the Yahoo website for archived messages and read the uploaded files, including this presentation. 
  • You can choose receive emails as soon as they are posted or as a once a day daily digest.
  • Alternatively, you can read them on the Yahoo website.