A "Blight Fight" Mascot For Jacksonville?

March 5, 2015 45 comments Open printer friendly version of this article Print Article

So now Jacksonville has a trash can with boxing gloves as the mascot for the "Blight Fight"? Since when did the 13th largest city in the country revert back to being Mayberry?

Keeping libraries open, streets maintained, JSO officers employed and fixing an out-of-control pension situation are good goals to have. However, these insignificant issues can wait. What will really take Jacksonville to the next level is a fighting trash can to tackle blight.

Jacksonville, we can do better than this!