City is Advertising a Lawn Care Company on Public Property

Here is the southwest corner of Route 38 and Seventh Street, a high-traffic area where the city bought up Ralph’s place and demolished it with TIF money in the name of economic development.

2011 Ralph's Dirt Fountain

I’ll bet we’ve spent more than $150,000 on this property and all we’ve got to show for it is an overgrown, overpriced flowerpot. Where are the For Sale signs? Does city hall have none to spare?