The Dallas Morning News Recommends Maria Tu for Plano City Council, Place 1

Plano’s ongoing fight about development, especially multifamily housing, won’t end anytime soon. To move the city forward, it’s going to take City Council members listening to constituents and exercising wise judgment.That’s why we’re glad to recommend lawyer Maria Tu for the open Place 1 seat. She brings a thoughtful approach to difficult issues. Her legal experience will help her to mediate disputes. And she’s mindful of the need to balance different types of development for a changing population with the desire to maintain a suburban community.Tu, 56, draws a sensible line on the question of more apartments in Plano. Generally, she opposes them. But she wants to make exceptions for mixed-use projects that can improve rundown areas, such as the proposed Collin Creek Mall development.  Continue reading...

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