In the never ending quest to help improve our town perhaps we need to look at what other Lakewooders have done to improve theirs. Besides looking at demographic models and statistics such as size and population perhaps we can find ideas and inspiration from towns that share the same name that our town has had for over 100 years.
In a series of future articles TheLakewoodTimes will be examining what other Lakewoods have done to improve their town and deal with the common problems that many small cities share. The poster above is not about our Lakewood obviously. Perhaps some day in the not too distant future we can make that list. I could tell you right now that none of the other Lakewoods have a VAAD (I couldn't resist)