Quotes of the week

  • Posted: Friday, March 21, 2014 12:24 a.m.

“The bigger the idea, the more likely it is you’ll get it done.”

— Shirley Franklin, CEO of Purpose Built


speaking about

revitalization and

community initiatives

“Why waste the time and the

resources on the same thing again if (the courts) are not

going to pass it?”

— Craig Pierce, commission vice chair,

as board voted against further litigation over a radio tower in Mt. Ulla

“The goal is for West End Plaza to be a true public-private

partnership. It will not be 100 percent government or 100

percent private.”

— Gary Page, county manager,

as plans for West End Plaza take shape

“If we are going to have any

success at all, we’re going to have to take it back.”

— Paul Woodson, Salisbury mayor,

during discussion on city resuming animal control functions now under county

Notice about comments:

Salisburypost.com is pleased to offer readers the ability to comment on stories. We expect our readers to engage in lively, yet civil discourse. Salisburypost.com cannot promise that readers will not occasionally find offensive or inaccurate comments posted in the comments area. Responsibility for the statements posted lies with the person submitting the comment, not Salisburypost.com. If you find a comment that is objectionable, please click "report abuse" and we will review it for possible removal. Please be reminded, however, that in accordance with our Terms of Use and federal law, we are under no obligation to remove any third party comments posted on our website. Full terms and conditions can be read here.

Do not post the following:

  • Potentially libelous statements or damaging innuendo.
  • Obscene, explicit, or racist language.
  • Personal attacks, insults or threats.
  • The use of another person's real name to disguise your identity.
  • Comments unrelated to the story.