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Requires decision-making

Published: Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013 5:30 a.m. CST

To the Editor:

Just an opinion. McHenry County Board members want to dump their organizational-housekeeping task of selecting a chairman in the laps of the electorate. Why should that selection become our responsibility?

Board members were voted in to do a job that requires decision-making. Choosing a chairman should fall under that description. If they can’t figure out who best to lead them and have everybody play nice, then we as citizens of a representative government can express our disapproval at the polls. They should not force the rest of us into micromanaging what they were elected to do.

Nancy J. Fike


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