It was Satchel Page who famously said don't look back something may be gaining on you. In it's edition published just the election before Tuesday's election. Downtown Magazine dismissed David Thomas as one more than willing to accept the half truth by the Township Treasurer and has shown himself to be part of the fringe group of malcontents who either do not seek the truth or do not understand it.
The surprising thing is that most people outside Bloomfield Township prior to the yesterday's election had never heard of Dave Thomas and those inside the township by the votes cast apparently did did not consider him the evil incarnate.
A Year and a half ago , Supervisor Leo Savoie was at the top of his game, as the Man who stood up to DTE and unannounced Ground to Sky Tree trimming, The Law's laid down by Leo for future dealings with the utility by the Township were copied far and wide and for lack of a better term. could be called Leo Laws.
This publication liked Leo because his well orchestrated meetings ran under two hours and he gave the dissidents their due in terms time of at public hearings.
The 4244 votes Thomas did not get may have been from voters who realized Leo was still need to land the and plane take off again.The 3792 votes Dave Thomas recieved gets him, and what he says serious consideration in a Township of 40,000.