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Letters: Thomson meeting time change smells funny

It has come to my attention that the Thomson Township board of supervisors recently changed the time of regular board meetings from its long-established 6:30 p.m. to a much earlier 5 p.m.

This will make it very difficult for many working folks to attend without having to take off from work early — costing them precious time and money. This move certainly smells to me of trying to restrict citizen participation.

I would strongly suggest to the board that they reconsider, and go back to the 6:30 time slot for their regular meetings.

And, for the record, it also appears that the board has again v...