Deceased former Comox mayor left ‘wonderful’ legacy

Dear editor,

Regarding the sad passing of former Comox mayor Jim Brass:

Dear editor,

Regarding the sad passing of former Comox mayor Jim Brass:

I knew Jim years ago in another community, Golden, B.C., where we overlapped a couple of years when I was a school administrator there.

Jim moved to town and got involved immediately in our community in Golden, just as he did when he came to Comox a few years later.

That example should not be lost on any of us, particularly our youth, that is: newcomers can connect to their community by immediately getting involved and newcomers can make a huge impact on any community!

If that is a lesson and the legacy Jim Brass left us, what a wonderful one it is!

Hugh MacKinnon,

Comox

 

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