If I were mayor…

Yasmin Carrillo

“Ask companies to come here so more people will come here;

Pet Smart, Chuck E. Cheese, Pizza Ranch or a sports store.”

Storm Lake Middle School seventh-graders in Ben Schekirke’s social studies class hosted visitors Mayor Jon Kruse and City Manager Jim Patrick recently as part of their unit on city government.

Some students are entering the Iowa League of Cities essay contest “If I Were Mayor.”

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