Edgewood voters have an important election in November choosing their type of city government: to remain a council-manager form or change to a strong mayor.
Edgewood voters need to consider recent events in our neighboring city of Pacific. Pacific has a strong mayor. The former mayor almost caused the collapse of the city of Pacific when the city’s insurance carrier cancelled Pacific’s insurance citing millions of dollars in lawsuits filed as a result of the mayor’s abusive actions.
To remove the mayor, citizens first had to go to court to show just cause for a recall election, gather sufficient signatures and then …