Novices should run for city councils

Regarding your editorial of July 12, it was a little negative, don’t you think? "Cities are best served when only highly qualified and dedicated people seek council seats."
I strongly disagree.
Cities are best served when average citizens of those communities get involved, including running for office.
If by highly qualified, you mean professional politicians, lawyers or real estate developers, who get on the councils so they can stop any opposition to their develo...

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