The sale, a steal at less than half the price developers paid for the property in 2007, would fulfill a longtime goal to preserve vital open space, improve the health of wetlands and maritime forests and help to restore the Lynnhaven oyster fishery.
City and community leaders should put their heads together on other funding possibilities.
This is a chance to preserve a chunk of waterfront for our children, for fishermen, for nature lovers.
This is a no brainer folks. Let’s make it happen.