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Letter: Jones proposes alternative to 2015 bond
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I would like to make some comments about the discussion regarding the $17.2 million economic development bond that was issued in 2015. Since not everyone sitting here was present then, let me briefly remind everyone how that came about. This bond, and the projects it is supposed to fund, was presented to us as a possible solution to the problems and issues that had been identified as weaknesses by staff, consultants and the Department of Commerce back in 2014.