Editorial: Batavia anti-home rule drive puts focus on tensions, importance of elections

 
The Daily Herald Editorial Board
Posted1/7/2017 2:00 PM
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  • The Batavia Government Center. A local citizens group is passing petitions for a referendum seeking to strip the city of its home rule status.

      The Batavia Government Center. A local citizens group is passing petitions for a referendum seeking to strip the city of its home rule status. John Starks | Staff Photographer

A Daily Herald editorial says that a referendum drive in Batavia points up the need for citizens to learn more about the advantages and disadvantages of home rule.

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