Letter: Bershenyi should refrain from allegations
Having served on the Glenwood City Council from 2011 to 2015, I can understand the frustration that Councilor Bershenyi feels when he believes that improper discussions have been held among other councilors prior to votes.
I often wondered if something like that may have occurred when certain members of the council, including Mr. Bershenyi, appeared to vote in unison without sufficient public discussion.
In the absence of concrete evidence that something improper had occurred, I felt that I should not accuse anyone of doing something wrong based on an unconfirmed suspicion. If, in fact, the article in the Post Independent is correct I believe he should refrain from these kinds of inflammatory statements.
That article stated that Mr. Bershenyi told the PI that he can’t substantiate his suspicion but then he went on to say, “They’re coming to meetings with decisions made.” He states that as a fact while admitting that he can’t substantiate it.
Support Local Journalism
Readers around Glenwood Springs and Garfield County make the Post Independent’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.
Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.
Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.
Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.
User Legend: Moderator Trusted User