What about Mitchell County's Role?

What about Mitchell County's Role?

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rodeoqueen

Abilene, TX

#1 Sep 4, 2010
Most everyone on this forum agrees about the state of things in town but what about the County's role in all this? What exactly does the Board of Economic Development do? I don't see much "development" around here. Two new businesses (one of which never has any cars) and a small hotel.

I don't blame them now but why wouldn't they help Zane or Shutt when they came with projects.

"BOED" caused a huge amount of trouble for the main street board a few years ago because they wouldn't bow down to a certain person's demands. They just took the funds promised and left the program hanging dry.

We need new county commissioners almost as badly as we need new council members. Why don't good ones run? That job pays.
RodeoKing

Oklahoma City, OK

#2 Sep 9, 2010
All the rodeo queens in this town have been rode hard and put up wet!
LivingLarge

Abilene, TX

#3 Sep 9, 2010
What an intelligent and mature response there RodeoKing....geesh!

Since: Aug 10

Abilene, TX

#4 Sep 9, 2010
well at least they got the f'in job done! ain't nothin wrong with workin hard...what are u like 12?
Little Princess

Liberal, KS

#5 Sep 9, 2010
Royce Clay and CNB HELPED get the small hotel here.... Living large , you think RodeoKIng is mature?? you both sound like wet blankets...
Little Princess

Snyder, TX

#6 Sep 9, 2010
Living large, may have misunderstood your remark, its very tricky when writing your thoughts, what you mean and how it is taken can be two different meanings, if Im wrong about your response, sorry!
LivingLarge

Sweetwater, TX

#7 Sep 10, 2010
Little Princess...I know it's hard sometimes to tell, but yes, I was being sarcastic...lol.
RodeoKing

Floresville, TX

#8 Sep 10, 2010
Ha Ha, wow, I never knew so many cowgirls were around here using that "indernet". What F'in job are you even talking about?
Interested

Sweetwater, TX

#9 Sep 12, 2010
Really, what has the BOED done for this City?? Nada. But with all the money the County has, I suppose there isn't much initiative...

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