Recently the Davenport Community
Improvement Corporation (DCIC) held
a meeting. As usual this prompts even
more questions than we had before.
It was mentioned tha group intended
to hire a lawyer. Where is the money
Also iterated was the fact that the
city would have nothing to do with
the running of the Casino.
But with two City officials and the
Police Chief being on the board that
oversees said Casino, it causes one
A vote was taken at this meeting,
and if we understand it right, the
DCIC gave the go ahead to the group
who wants the Casino on the Interstate.
Two City officials removed themselves
from the vote as article 11 of the
by-laws require. This article has to
do with conflict of interest.
But shouldn’t another member have done
the same; being the head of another
non-profit who holds the license?
We are not implying anything illegal
or wrong happened, and we realize this
is a relatively new group.
We are saying that now would be the
time to get the bugs worked out and
all the i’s dotted and t’s crossed.
Comments are always welcome.