Diversionary Reframing and other threats to public discourse

Essay by Martha Quillen

Salida Golf Course Expansion – August 1999 – Colorado Central Magazine

SALIDA WAS FOUNDED as a division point on the railroad, so in some strange way it makes sense that even if the trains have gone, Salida remains in a state of division. At the moment, the main cause of division is a battle over nine new holes for the municipal golf course.

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How much will 18 holes really cost Salida?

Article by Ed Quillen

Salida Golf Course – November 1995 – Colorado Central Magazin

In this municipal election, Salidans will vote on two questions related to expanding the municipal golf course from nine to eighteen holes: 1) Can the city sell 4.6 acres and use the proceeds for golf-course expansion? and 2) Can the golf course be used as collateral for a loan of up to $1.4 million to build nine more holes?

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