...she broached the subject during the hearing because three board members allegedly notified her that they had received phone calls as recently as Wednesday morning and had been told to approve the Jamaica Plan.
“I think it is disrespectful,” Rudmann said. “It is against everything I stand for to ask someone to take a position before the information has been digested. It seems to me that you’re not giving yourself the respect due you as a citizen with a form of government that allows you to participate.”
Community Board told to approve Jamaica Plan rezoning project?
Now lady, you're on a community board that is installed by the machine and therefore is an extension of the machine. You think that you're supposed to be able to think and vote independently?