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ALBATROSS

ALBATROSS

The only identified Albatross around our neck is the Old Landfill on Dial Mill Road.  We are performing our social responsibility by performing routine ground water checks. I would like to explore the opportunity of harvesting methane from the mature landfill.  This...

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COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

Commercial real estate left vacant for years can bring down the potential of a community. There should be a way to address vacant buildings in which the owners have turned their extended vacancy into a negative community influence. Definitive steps must be taken. ...

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PARTIAL PAID MATERNITY LEAVE

PARTIAL PAID MATERNITY LEAVE

Many of my friends will pick up a short-term disability policy if they are planning a pregnancy. However, it takes two weeks for that short-term disability policy to go into effect. I believe that our city should take a strong look at partially paid maternity leave...

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YELLOW RIVER

YELLOW RIVER

I recent contacted the GDNR regarding the Yellow River for the purpose of giving it a checkup.  I was entertaining the idea of stocking the river with channel catfish for anglers.  I was advised that the water is too swift and that the catfish would all end up...

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PUBLIC SAFETY

PUBLIC SAFETY

On August 08, 2017 I had the opportunity to participate in a ride-along with CPD.  This was part of my due diligence as a City Councilman Candidate.  I had over 10 hours to talk with an officer who expressed honestly articulated the strengths and weaknesses of our...

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CHALLENGE

CHALLENGE

I would challenge each department to perform an annual internal audit to identify cost saving measures equal to 5% of their non-personnel budget.  This is a routine business strategy performed at institutions that allows growth through pruning. I am a firm believer in...

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