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Editor’s note: We can not stress enough the importance of Mr. Toroney and his fellow Councilors taking an hour out of their day to see this in person. This is the tip of the iceberg and we think it is HIGH TIME that Pottstown Borough Council starts walking the talk and demonstrating in a tangible way that they have some inkling of interest in the citizens they respresent! You all could use some street cred!
Thank you to Katy Jackson for continuing to stand vigilant and taking on a job that nobody else is willing to tackle!
POTTSTOWN — It’s supposed to be a warm Saturday afternoon, how about taking in a nice open house?
Well you might find it interesting, but it seems unlikely anyone would use the word “nice” to describe it.
From 2 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, activist Katy Jackson is inviting anyone interested — and the members of borough council specifically — to come and see the conditions in which a resident of Pottstown has been living at 501 King St.
“Monday I was invited to see the living conditions that a couple have endured for several months,” Jackson wrote in her invitation to council members, which was copied to The Mercury.
Read more: http://www.pottsmerc.com/article/20120629/NEWS01/120629312/activist-invites-pottstown-council-to-see-poor-living-conditions-in-permitted-rental