Why didn't Becker deem it important enough to cancel fireworks during the
New years celebrations at a time of winter inversions.
Without getting into the merits of whether gay Mormons should be able to have a
float in the parade, how about the issue of the City Council trying to influence
the decision. It what way are the best interests of the city served by having a
particular float in a parade organized and run by a private entity ?
Ralph Becker's approach is good. He's right in that we have to change
the little things to make our air better. More cities should do the same.