Editorial: Term limits not needed
May 13, 2021
A suggestion by Assembly member Taylor Norheim that term limits are needed for borough assembly seats is yet another solution to a problem that doesn't exist.
Norheim says it will, "free things up for other people," to run.
As long as former counselor Marc Martinsen continues to place his name on the borough ballot, it proves to us the term limit won't create more open or robust elections for the borough.
Besides, assembly members themselves spoke against the proposal. Assembly member Tremblay pointed out that incumbents have lost their seats in recent elections.
Assembly member Stanton-Gre...