It's been a stormy few years for the Willmar City Council, the West Central Tribune's editorial board noted in a May editorial, Willmar City Council members are losing our trust.
And the council members are sensitive to public opinion, we learned in Willmar Labor Relations Committee discusses limits to open forums, a news report later in the month.
But tonight, the Willmar City Council had its own moment of zen on twitter when West Central Tribune education beat reporter Linda Vanderwerf tweeted about their fear of a tweeted planet:
Members say is annoying and intimidating. #WillmarCouncil That danged First Amendment.— Linda Vanderwerf (@lindavanderwerf) June 15, 2015
That was followed by:
#WillmarCouncil is attending training with League of Minnesota Cities. Interesting refresher on Open Meeting Law.— Linda Vanderwerf (@lindavanderwerf) June 15, 2015
Fortunately, there's some good news to share from the council meeting:
And that's the way it is--in West Central Minnesota.
Photo: Willmar City Council, via West Central Tribune.
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