guest

Jackson, TN

#84 Jan 20, 2013
Nothing against bowers or any of the other folks listed. I was just hoping we would have some young folks step up and be leaders in this community. I think we need young fresh ideas and renewed energy.
refreshing

Lexington, TN

#85 Jan 20, 2013
guest wrote:
Nothing against bowers or any of the other folks listed. I was just hoping we would have some young folks step up and be leaders in this community. I think we need young fresh ideas and renewed energy.
You must not be from this area.
guest

Jackson, TN

#86 Jan 20, 2013
refreshing wrote:
<quoted text>You must not be from this area.
Why do you say that? Been here about 10 years.
refreshing

Lexington, TN

#87 Jan 20, 2013
guest wrote:
<quoted text>
Why do you say that? Been here about 10 years.
Same here. This area seems resistant to new ideas and change from outsiders. Even the "leadership Jackson" program serves to orient young professionals on "how we do things in Jackson".
New Vision

Dallas, TX

#88 Jan 20, 2013
What I would like to see is the city enforce its own codes. Go ahead and tear down all these boarded up properties. An empty lot is less attractive than what we have to look at right now.

We know where the problem area are in town. Put more law enforcement there where needed. Train more citizens how to be involved in cleaning up their neighborhoods.

Give kids something to do. Something organized and supervised so they won't be out getting into to trouble.
yes

Lexington, TN

#89 Jan 20, 2013
New Vision wrote:
What I would like to see is the city enforce its own codes. Go ahead and tear down all these boarded up properties. An empty lot is less attractive than what we have to look at right now.
We know where the problem area are in town. Put more law enforcement there where needed. Train more citizens how to be involved in cleaning up their neighborhoods.
Give kids something to do. Something organized and supervised so they won't be out getting into to trouble.
That was the platform that our current city administration promised six years ago. Hardly a "new vision". Farmer said the same things. How quickly the public forgets.
guest

Jackson, TN

#90 Jan 20, 2013
yes wrote:
<quoted text>That was the platform that our current city administration promised six years ago. Hardly a "new vision". Farmer said the same things. How quickly the public forgets.
How can that be? Had gist not worked for the city for like 20 years before he ran for mayor plus he is like 70. How can he have new ideas?
jackson's next

Jackson, TN

#91 Jan 24, 2013
There is someone under 40 considering running for mayor besides conger. someone that could bring common sense back to jackson.
Uncle

Jackson, TN

#92 Jan 25, 2013
Steve Bowers for Mayor & Wilky Fain for Film Commissioner courtesy of... Paid for by the taxpayers of Jackson, Tennessee!
well

Jackson, TN

#93 Jan 25, 2013
[QUOTE who="jackson's next"]There is someone under 40 considering running for mayor besides conger. someone that could bring common sense back to jackson.[/QUOTE]

Any hints?????
Goodbye

United States

#94 Jan 25, 2013
Uncle wrote:
Steve Bowers for Mayor & Wilky Fain for Film Commissioner courtesy of... Paid for by the taxpayers of Jackson, Tennessee!
Steve Bowers is a bearded clown!
Guest57

United States

#96 Jan 25, 2013
guest wrote:
<quoted text>
How can that be? Had gist not worked for the city for like 20 years before he ran for mayor plus he is like 70. How can he have new ideas?

Who said they were his ideas?
Boss

Jackson, TN

#97 Jan 25, 2013
Goodbye wrote:
<quoted text>Steve Bowers is a bearded clown!
Ain't no clowning around running the city. Bowers needs to just be glad he got what he has .
Thomas

United States

#98 Jan 26, 2013
Uncle wrote:
Steve Bowers for Mayor & Wilky Fain for Film Commissioner courtesy of... Paid for by the taxpayers of Jackson, Tennessee!
They would bankrupt the city in a New York... wait, make that a Hollywood minute. LOL
Keith Shirley

Humboldt, TN

#99 Jan 26, 2013
Meet me at Muse Park. There is no truth to the rumor I was caught at a local bar giving a guy a bj in the bath room.
Dr Love

Jackson, TN

#100 Jan 26, 2013
How old is Lowe Finney?
Two Too

Jackson, TN

#101 Jan 30, 2013
Jackson is not ready for the change that will be needed to move forward. We are in this time warp where we are stuck while most around us progress.
guest

Jackson, TN

#102 Jan 30, 2013
Two Too wrote:
Jackson is not ready for the change that will be needed to move forward. We are in this time warp where we are stuck while most around us progress.
I respectfully disagree. A few of the names I have heard are younger progressive leaders from here that could have the vision to move us forward. Just not sure if they are interested in running. We will see.
ModusOperandi

Savannah, TN

#103 Jan 31, 2013
Unfortunately, it will take more than a vision to get it done. It will also take creativity, unity and cooperation. Uh oh!
Sammy and Tammy

Jackson, TN

#104 Feb 2, 2013
We need more women in charge!

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