Letter: Public should not pay for Halloween parties

According to your news report, the CSRD is giving away $7500 in funding to Tappen and White Lake for Halloween celebrations.

Give us a break.

The CSRD certainly knows how to waste our tax dollars but this must be a new low.

The local food banks, SPCA, Women’s Shelter and others could make more use of this money than a handout to local youth followed by a trip to the Dentist. There is something wrong here if your report is accurate, even if it’s a smaller amount of money.

Ken King

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