Letter to the Editor

Council should reconsider idea for street name

Thursday, November 13, 2003

To the editor:

I am very disappointed in our Cape Girardeau City Council and whoever else refused to let the Central High School students rename the street leading to the high school.

I think Tiger Pride Drive is a great idea, and I think we adults should sometimes listen to and allow the students to express their ideas and wishes.

I'm not aware that any business owns the road to the new high school, and I see no reason why the students should not be given this wish.

Perhaps the city council should rethink its decision and allow the Central students to be able to do this. I think it is a super idea.


Cape Girardeau