Yael T. Abouhalkah

March 19, 2014 12:14 PM

Johnson County’s woes deserve more attention

Take off the rose-colored glasses and Johnson County’s gnawing problems suddenly come more sharply into focus. Higher percentages of residents are struggling to make ends meet. Roads and other public infrastructure are aging and requiring higher taxes to repair. Older parts of the county are getting blighted and demanding to be addressed with publicly backed reinvestment plans.

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