It’s time to vote

Fort Dodge city election is Tuesday

The future in Fort Dodge is looking very good.

Fort Dodge and Webster County are well-positioned to prosper if creative leaders in government and the private sector leverage assets and resources appropriately to take advantage of the very real opportunities for business and commercial development.

Assorted governmental and private sector assessments of the options available to Fort Dodge have attracted intense interest and stimulated extensive discussion. It has become clear that with enlightened leadership and selfless volunteer efforts, the Fort Dodge of tomorrow can be a place that will inspire pride and could become a favored destination for both visitors and corporate investors.

That’s why the current city election is so important.

The individuals voters choose to serve on the council and as mayor will help decide whether the exciting possibilities that exist materialize or slip from our grasp.

Show your commitment to Fort Dodge’s future by voting Tuesday. Those who cast a ballot will help shape our town’s future. Those who do not will forego a democratic right that all Americans should treasure and honor.