ISSUE: Gifts of service, effort and land
OUR VIEW: Thanks for vital contributions
When recognizing the service of an elected official, the evaluation must go beyond their attendance at public meetings where decisions are made.
True public servants put in many more hours attending countless gatherings, talking with voters, researching issues and observing. Dianne Cooper, who recently closed out her tenure on the Elizabethtown School Board, seemingly was always on the job.