Doug's Diggings: Last analysis of '08 election
Last week's election left the door open for plenty of reflection.
The library referendums generated a lot of optimism and interest, yet six of the eight questions went down in defeat.
What disappointed library supporters, of course, is that the public gave the estimated $10.5 million project strong support last April. In an advisory referendum, 70 percent of voters in the partner municipalities said they wanted to pursue the move.