While the recall effort fell short of the number of signatures required to put the recall question before the voters, it was a significant statement. Eighty five hundred people stood up and said, "Enough!"
The mistakes and missteps of Mayor Tony Mack are numerous and run the gamut from verbal gaffes ("Happy Pearl Harbor Day!") to complete disregard for common sense and good management.
It is plain as day that the Mayor cannot run the city. City council for it's part, has yet to take full advantage of the authority and power vested in the governing body under our city charter.
Can we afford another two and a half years of this fumbling and bumbling?
Let's tap into the power of those 8,500 people who signed the petition and change Trenton's course for the better before it gets worse.