Councilman Dennis Gallagher (R-Middle Village) who represents the 30th Council District, was an early supporter of term limits to the point where he had circulated petitions among the electorate to help get the issue on the ballot so the citizenry could vote on it.
However, he has reservations about it today. He said that eight years is not really long enough, considering the time it takes to gain experience, especially in dealing with the city budget process.
Term limits affect borough's elected officials
Read the last paragraph of his February letter. He's changed his mind about term limits quickly, hasn't he?