Editor,

Possibly closing Mariners Point Golf Center and building housing is just another bad idea from the city of Foster City (“Foster City considers golf course redevelopment” in the June 21 edition).

Think about this, we are eliminating an area where people go to exercise their bodies and ease their minds doing a sport they really enjoy, something that is very important to the health of people living in this world today.

Although the city says we need more housing, this is a condition they brought upon themselves by inviting more businesses than the area can handle. This is just the opposite of what is needed to maintain the stability of the citizens that are presently living in their city. Mariners Point Golf Center is a great place to exercise and seems to be used to its capacity, why eliminate an area that is being such a benefit to its citizens? The city needs to place the importance of its citizens above its dream of more housing and more money, shame on them. If you were a golfer, you would call this idea a triple bogey

Robert A. Nice

Redwood City

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aball52

Robert what is a double eagle we got to work the USopen at the olympic club and shared with my skin doctor what a special time it was..he said he saw a double eagle at that torurnament?

aball52

good shares robert take note of the article preemptory comments on the golf center...the town had some of the best comments at the last meeting this was my foster city well spoken and thought out..I loved seeing all my neighbors in line to speak hopefully ioverwhelming the 3 who wan to put housing there. They even called them out hallelujah! praise the Lord and pass the biscuits...now we wit to see behavior comment "I talked to Sanjay violation roberts rulkes of order..what else preemptory dicisions are made by this council? .

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