June 6 is important day for Flomaton

I echo Flomaton Mayor Dewey Bondurant's statement that he wants a huge crowd to show up June 6 when John Robert Smith comes to Flomaton to hold a series of workshops to explain how Smart Growth America's Form Based Code program works.

Mayor Bondurant has said many times that several businesses have looked at coming to Flomaton but took the town off its list because the town has no zoning. He said one of the most recent was a motel that was seriously considering building in Flomaton.

Since I've been here Flomaton has made two attempts at zoning. I chaired a committee that worked about three yea...