Re: “Libraries may shelve cheapest workers” (TNT, 10-29).
Tacoma City Manager T.C. Broadnax wants to slash $400,000 from Tacoma libraries without slashing services. Even before I got to that place in the story I was agreeing with Lillian Hunter, president of the library’s board of trustees: To think it will not affect services in some way is ”misguided thinking.”
Broadnax strikes me as the typical thoughtless executive who fails to recognize that it takes people to provide the services he is generously paid to provide. He says “a community member seldom talks to him about who does the work,” it’s …