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Des Moines Register
December 28, 2005
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Perhaps additional funds can soon be spent to study the feasibility of constructing a desert in the city limits or maybe even a mountain. I'm sure Des Moines residents would rather have their taxes pay for that instead of some necessary but boring old street or sewer-repair project.
Is there no limit to the leadership of these big-thinking city leaders? For Des Moines' sake, let's hope so.