I am excited to announce that I am running for re-election to the Blacksburg Town Council alongside Council Members John Bush and Jerry Ford. While we are running unopposed for our council seats, I wanted to take this opportunity to thank you for your support and encouragement. I am proud of the Town Council’s record of service to the community over the past four years:
- Voted unanimously in favor of a rezoning and development agreement for the Old Blacksburg Middle School property. This site will include a new police station, parking garage, hotel, office buildings, apartments, and a three-acre park.
- Reviewed numerous requests for additional housing in Blacksburg. Throughout the discussions, I have considered the effects of Virginia Tech growth on our neighborhoods and community.
- Supported the Downtown Strategic Plan, which presents a forward-thinking vision for our downtown.
- Made changes to the Zoning Ordinance to allow food trucks, homestays, accessory apartments, and backyard chickens. Continue reading “Announcing my re-election campaign”