"There is no authority
(Public Office) except that which GOD has established...
       They are
GOD'S servants to do good, they who give their time to governing (organizing)." 
               
(volunteer or elected )                                 Romans 13
(New Testament )                                        
                         
                                
               "And what does the LORD require of you? To act justly and to love mercy
               and to walk humbly................." 
(volunteer or elected )         Micah 6:8 ( Old Testament )

     You don't have to be elected to be a Public Servant
These pages present several examples, and community issues.

Click here... Join Neighbors and .. Build Community!

This web site is under construction, and seeking suggestions to better help neighbors organize.
WE ENCOURAGE  NEIGHBORS TO COPY AND USE ANYTHING HELPFUL.

 

Read powerful socially conscious poetry by a 24 year old black, Muslim young man.
Racism, Militarism, and Materialism in the United States


Listen to Heather McGhee and Matt Kibbe ó in a conversation ("Repairing the Breach") about how to bring honest, revelatory, even enjoyable conversation between people on distant points of American life right now.

 A National Public Radio "Civil Conversations Project" with Host Krista Tippett,

 broadcast April 6, 2017

Heather McGhee is president of the public policy organization Demos. Her writing and research appear in multiple outlets, including The New York TimesThe Nation, and The Hill.

Matt Kibbe is the president and chief community organizer of Free the People. His books include Give Us Liberty: A Tea Party Manifesto and, more recently, Donít Hurt People and Donít Take Their Stuff: A Libertarian Manifesto.
 

   
 


  We hope that by presenting these pages, people will be encouraged to volunteer in our community, support and communicate with others
 who are now serving in our community, or even run for office.

 

 

If you would like to help an organization or church
in your neighborhood or get help or advice
 click here and send them a message!

 


Please email your suggested improvements and additions to this web site
to blickley@altelco.net

     

If someone agrees with, and wishes to use any or a part of statements below
we invite them to do so!
Use statements and information to help organize your neighbors,
influence your representative, or run for office .

Statements on some Issues & Questions
 

 Abandoned Housing

 Minority owned Business       
 
 Neighborhood Churches    
 
    
Neighborhood  Councils
                
Health Care

 Hopelessness

 Separation & Deterioration  

 Schools     

 Affirmative Action
    
 Neighborhood business
 
 Community Policing

 Does diversity really matter?

 Drugs

 Housing
 
 Organizing and Leadership

 Racism

  A place for minorities and poor?

 Police Civilian Appeals Board

Lead Water supply pipes Press Article
TV13 News Broadcast re: lead water pipes


 Gerrymandering of voting districts.

   2017 Anti-Gerrymandering bill 4122

What issue should we add to the list above?

Click here to e-mail your suggestion

Is the City spending our $ TAX $  wisely?        Is there a better way? 

  To review a City budget CLICK HERE .

If you would like to help an organization or church
in your neighborhood
 click here and send them a message!

We hope this can be a resource to help residents imagine how they can serve our community,

 or a resource to be a Public Servant volunteering in their neighborhood,

 or help someone become a more effective Public Servant in an elected office.