Letter: City should focus on fixing streets

Well, Cedar Rapids is at it again. This time it’s a $5.3 million Sleeping Giant joke.

Fundraising hasn’t started yet of which I will take no part in as my taxes will probably end up paying for it and it’s upkeep in the long run anyway.

How about we fix our streets, enjoy what we have and keep the residents that live here happy.

Eileen McDermott

Cedar Rapids


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