Improved Transportation is a must in Red Hook. For too long residents of Red Hook have had to deal with basically one bus line to travel outside of Red Hook. Once you get the bus, you rarely get a seat. We need more buses with faster routes. The new ferry should be good, but we don't need or want the BQX. The monies for the BQX should go into more buses,
We, the voters of District 38, have the power to change our community. We must stand up and embrace our civic responsibility of voting for elected officials who will fight on our behalf and who will be held accountable for their actions, statements, and votes. I believe that new leadership must be brought to our city and it must come from the people, not from leaders of Wall Street or established politicians. This city must be led by individuals with empathy and compassion. And after much thought and contemplation, I put myself forward for your consideration to become your next City Council member from District 38.
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