Category: Public Works

Public Works Needs Better Management

***An Earlier Version of This Article Contained Incomplete Information*** ***A Correction Has Been Inserted Into the Body of the Text*** In a previous post, Ramseur He-Man Woman Haters Club, I pointed out the gross misogyny of several members of our Board of Commissioners  toward Vicki Caudle, the only woman currently serving on the board. During…

By Jay Hubbard April 15, 2019 Off

Commissioner Grant B. Cheek: An Exceptional Conflict of Interest

I’ve been pondering the subject of this post for several weeks now, trying to wrap my head around it and digging for the facts. Sadly, some of what I’ve sought has been difficult or impossible to find, as will be explained shortly. Sometime in February or March of 2016, Morganne Kirkman resigned from her position…

By Jay Hubbard March 23, 2019 Off

Ramseur Board of Commissioners – Library & Cemetery Report – January 2019

If points were awarded for brevity, this report would win a prize. The lights Commissioner Smith speaks of are at the West Ridge Street entrance to Sunset Knoll Cemetery. The “sidewalk repair” mentioned was actually a storm drain repair carried out by Suez in either late November or early December. After the pipe was excavated…

By Jay Hubbard January 18, 2019 Off