Kabat and Farmer Facing Off Today
La Crosse's next mayor gets selected with voting today. Tim Kabat and Doug Farmer are trying to become the city's fourth mayor in as many terms. In a recent radio forum hosted by Mitch Reynolds, both men talked about the need to control costs of local government.
Tim Kabat. Farmer says that approach will have to be combined with continued work to get non-profits to pay their fair share
Farmer touts his 26 years on the city council has good experience the better qualifies him for the job of mayor. Kabat says those years on the council makes Farmer too much of a political insider, while he offers a fresh perspective.