Tag Archive for Shady Oak Road

An unnecessary death

It’s always a shock when someone who has touched your life passes away, even more so for a teacher when it’s one of “your kids”. Such is the state I am in today upon learning of the death of Andrew…

One last word on Shady Oak, in photos

I admit, I am sounding a bit one-note with my little study of Shady Oak Road. But it’s an expensive project that my elected officials are spending my money on. It’s one that should be approached with the viewpoint of…

Shady Oak Road, by the numbers

As taxpayers, we expect our elected officials to put the money they collect from us to good use. As an individual taxpayer, I felt that the Shady Oak Road project deserved a little more scrutiny. After all, $2,800,000 is a lot…

Shady Oak Stroad

Typically I would praise the folks at City Hall for their efforts to make the most out of the scant four square miles of land that Hopkins has. When projects are proposed, they focus on smart development that increases the…