Address Midtown safety issues

Published: Friday, January 31, 2003 at 6:01 a.m.
Last Modified: Thursday, January 30, 2003 at 11:10 p.m.

In regards to the Midtown Development, can the residents of Gainesville require a helicopter landing pad on top of new buildings that are more than five stories tall?

We need to get SWAT teams into these buildings in a hostage situation. We also need a safe way to get people down during a fire.

Reader comments posted to this article may be published in our print edition. All rights reserved. This copyrighted material may not be re-published without permission. Links are encouraged.

Comments are currently unavailable on this article

▲ Return to Top