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


Communities,

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

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