Given the continued attempts to hype-up the Nolan Creek Project to justify over a million in tax-dollars spent for Nolan Creek entertainment and the track-record of creek E coli contamination as well as thousands of gallons of sewage spilled into the creek on more than one occasion…
…The Nolan Creek Project has boosted the Belton economy so much that spending over a million dollars to encourage people to swim and entertain in the creek is justified.
…Belton’s city council members, mayor and city manager have not justified the return on the million-plus in tax-dollars invested. The Nolan Creek project is a boondoggle. It is a total waste of time and money. Tax-dollars could have been better used in other areas of Belton.
…I feel safe and will continue to encourage family and friends to swim in and eat fish caught from Nolan Creek.
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Merriam-Webster Dictionary

BOONDOGGLE: \ˈbün-ˌdä-gəl, -ˌdȯ-\  an expensive and wasteful project usually paid for with public money. Boondoggle

  • work of little or no value done merely to keep or look busy.
  • a project funded by the federal government out of political favoritism that is     of no real value to the community or the nation.
  • to deceive or attempt to deceive:
  • to do work of little or no practical value merely to keep or look busy.