IS IT TRUE MARCH 21, 2016

first_imgIS IT TRUE we read a well written, detailed and interesting article in Sundays Evansville Courier and Press did on  our local Hospitals building spree?  …this article give a lot attention to the future expansion efforts of St. Mary’s and Deaconess hospital facilities and how they are looking for ways to lower costs of services?  …we are surprised that  this article didn’t make any reference concerning the excessive annual salaries that both CEOs of St. Mary’s and Deaconess hospitals make each year?IS IT TRUE were hear that the owners of  the new Evansville Hockey team entertained a past coach of the Evansville IceMen during the last couple of days?  …we look forward to the local sports writers to give us an reason on why did the owners of the new Evansville Ice Hockey team invite a past coach of the Evansville IceMen to Evansville?IS IT TRUE we wonder if the main stream media are aware when the  LST move from their present location the City contract with Inland Marina may have some expensive contractual issues to deal with?IS IT TRUE we hear that our readers agree that its inappropriate for our part-time City Council members to receive an extremely generous  $20,000 Health Insurance benefit package paid by the taxpayers of Evansville? …we  now hear that our part-time elected County officials are also receiving this generous $20,000 Health Insurance benefit package paid by the taxpayers of Vanderburgh County?IS IT TRUE CCO poster Joe Wallace said: “Does anyone think that $20,000 health insurance in a country with a per capita income of $28,011 is sustainable? Even when compared with the median family income of $53,000 for the nation ($42,000 in Evansville) this is an insane level of expense. This cannot continue”?IS IT TRUE we hear our readers strongly disagree with the decision of the Mayor and City Council giving the Developer of the Downtown Hotel over $20 million dollars without having ZERO ownership?  …we now  would like to know who are the individuals that are going to benefit from this $20 million gift from the taxpayers of this community?IS IT TRUE we wonder if you are aware that City-County Officials have discreetly increased our property tax assessment over the last several years which in turn have increased our property taxes?IS IT TRUE we are pleased that you agree that the Mayor and the 2015 City Council shouldn’t have committed $57 million dollars to the I U Medical School without the local taxpayers having any ownership in this project when it is finished?  …we would like to know who are the individuals that are going to benefit from this $57 million gift from the taxpayers of this community?IS IT TRUE we hear that a candidate for a Vanderburgh County office may have some legal issues concerning the collections of past personal debts?IS IT TRUE in yesterdays “READERS POLL’”  question was if the election were held today for State Representative District 77 who would you vote for?  … that Lori Sherman received 158 votes, Brandon Lee Ferguson received 114 votes and Ryan Hatfield received 116 votes?FOOTNOTES: Our next “IS IT TRUE” will be posted on this coming Wednesday?Please take time and read our newest feature article entitled “HOT JOBS”posted in this section are from Evansville proper.If you would like to advertise in the CCO please contact us [email protected] “Readers Poll” question is: If the Republican primary was held today for Vanderburgh County Clerk who would you vote for?Copyright 2015 City County Observer. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributedFacebookTwitterCopy LinkEmailSharelast_img read more