“It’s usually easier to break down the house of cards than it is to build it.”
— Oscar Gonzalez, site engineer for the Chevy Chase Reservoir replacement project, on the structure’s nearly completed demolition.
“I’m tired, as some of my colleagues are, of being called a racist.”
— Councilman Dave Weaver, responding to critics of the absentee ballot application ordinance that passed Tuesday night on a divisive 3-2 vote.
“I’m not happy with how much money we have coming in. I want it over a million.”
— Liz Goodknight, the school district’s energy manager, on her goal for how much the school district should be saving by conserving energy.