In your Oct. 30 editorial "Where were the questions about New Horizons?" you asked, how were the signs missed?
Signs of financial trouble for New Horizons were not missed. Those favored by city officials are exempted from careful vetting.
Melanie Hickens' articles, "Developer accused of fraud," "Housing issues weighed," and "Horizons' troubles bared" give readers the ugly truth about our city government. Good articles, great reporting.
Something improper is taking place in Glendale: the mismanagement of public funds. City officials are putting taxpayer dollars up for grabs by those at the ready to receive — developers, contractors and the moneygrubbers. The improper giving of public funds isn't limited to those like Maria Rochart of New Horizons — check out Glendale's housing rehabilitation program.