City Council, what are you thinking?

It is hard to imagine that you are not awesomely happy with the proposal of St. Lawrence to buy the lot. Asheville is a tourist city. People don't visit cities to see hotels, they visit cities to see sights. Building a hotel where you could be enhancing the tourist attractiveness of Asheville is shortsighted and dangerous — killing the goose that lays the golden eggs.

What are you thinking? If you make a mistake on this one, Julian Price will roll over in his grave.

— Dot Sulock
Asheville

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