John Manke is an active former Bay View resident who is involved in numerous neighborhood organizations, including the Bay View Historical Society, the Humboldt Park Fourth of July Association and the Shore Shore Farmers Market. He believes Bay View has a fine tradition in its past that we do not want to lose in the future.
Would you believe that we are actually going to do something about the Milwaukee County Pension scandal? Do you believe that there finally is going to be an investigation of how this happened to us? Do you believe that we are finally going to get some staffing help in our parks and the buses are are finally going to reach all of the people, instead of only those routes that make a profit or are in Wauwatosa? Do you believe that we are actually going to get some accounting of where all of our tax money is being spent? This is the right day to discuss this matter. It is April Fool's Day, and you actually thought that you were going to get some honest work out of our elected officials. Let's make Election Day our April Fool's joke to our elected officials and elect some good people to public office. Who's April Fool's Day joke are you going to take care of?