Opinion

To the editor: I recently attended the Richfield City Council meeting on July 22. I came with high aspirations of hearing a meaningful, thoughtful and spirited presentation (and debate) on Holy Angel’s plan to sell its front lawn to developers. To the contrary, for just short of an hour I listened to what could be [...]

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To the editor: I write in support of 66 West, a development to create studio apartments for suburban youth facing homelessness that will soon come before the Edina City Council for approval. Edina aspires to be a welcoming community where everyone can thrive. Edina certainly succeeds in supporting many youth in our community, but it [...]

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To the editor: I heartily support the 66 West project to provide housing and services to homeless youth. In fact, I’m startled and a little embarrassed to learn of mean-spirited opposition to such a transparently worthy undertaking. While I’m at it, I urge the Edina City Council to consider mandating a percentage of new housing [...]

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To the editor: Let the votes decide the fate of the Fred! When I read last week’s Edina Sun Current, I was outraged to learn that the Edina City Council will spend $10-15 million to repurpose the Fred Richards Golf Course (“Repurposing Fred Richards costs too much,” Aug. 15). This is on top of the [...]

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To the editor: If the last several years have demonstrated anything, it’s that our representatives at the Capitol don’t grasp how businesses operate, let alone thrive in Minnesota. So it’s a rare opportunity when there’s someone that has chosen to run who possesses a proven, decades-long history of business success. This candidate is Dario Anselmo, [...]

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