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PARKS: Elect Thorpe to Metro Parks board

Letter by Susanne Emily Marten, Tacoma on Oct. 31, 2011 at 3:52 pm with No Comments »
November 1, 2011 12:30 pm

I am honored to join Helen Engle and Thelma Gilmur, co-founders of the Tacoma Audubon Society, and others in voting for Jerry Thorpe for Metro Parks Board Position 5.

On two occasions I have had the opportunity to hear Thorpe debate his opponent. I believe Thorpe will be a conscientious board member and will listen to all viewpoints before deciding what is best for our community.

As a former teacher, Thorpe understands the value of parks and healthy neighborhoods. He  will thoroughly examine and research the financial directives that must be taken to sustain and grow our parks.

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