Saturday, August 24th, 2019

Publication:Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date:Aug 2, 2012; Section:Opinion; Page Number:6A That blogger was me County right to dump garbage presentation On Tuesday, an op-ed by Charlene Lemoine of the Waukesha County Environmental Action League explained how her efforts in life were thwarted by “a local blogger.” I said to myself, “Gee, I wonder who that is.” […]

Or how about this whopper: Scrima announced Tuesday night that he would work with the city attorney to prevent any more sex offenders from moving into the city.

I whispered to state Rep. Bill Kramer sitting in front of me, “Well, your job is done.”

If a mayor and the city attorney could stop sex offenders from moving into Waukesha, it would have happened by now. Cities are able to impose reasonable restrictions (as Waukesha has) but ultimately the state and the courts determine in which city the sex offender lives.

Scrima either doesn’t understand the issue, or he’s just trying to shamelessly pander again.

Let’s talk garbage for a moment. Jeff Scrima, condo developer, mayoral candidate, wants to make life easier for condo owners by switching garbage collection from the property tax to a fee-based system. Residential homeowners will see their total tax bill go up. You can’t deduct the fee from your federal tax like you can the […]