Time for residents to step up

By Chuck Kajer,

Managing Editor

One week into the filing period for the New Prague City Council only two candidates have filed, both for the office of mayor. Incumbent Craig Sindelar will face a challenge from Jeff Drabant. No one has filed for the city council seats held by Jim Kratochvil and Duane Jirik.

At a time when New Prague is facing unprecedented growth, the lack of interest in these city council seats is unsettling. Important decisions face the council and the city in the next few years.

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