Discovering a New Mayor – The Amarillo Pioneer
By Thomas Warren III, Editor-in-Chief
Assume again to April 2017, then shortly transfer ahead to now. Taxes are larger, the federal government is larger, and elected officers are much less attentive to residents’ considerations. Marketing campaign donors to some candidates acquired richer and extra highly effective, whereas residents had been kicked out of city corridor and kicked off the general public remark podium. Heck, the general public would not even know what occurs in the course of the public commentary anymore, as Amarillo Metropolis Council refuses to broadcast it.
These are just some of the issues that occurred underneath Mayor Ginger Nelson. Your authorities has left you behind, whereas some individuals have been prioritized. Nelson has allowed the federal government to go away some dilapidated and uncared for neighborhoods, whereas plans to flesh out the political CVs of elected officers have been positioned on the entrance traces.
All of this stuff are unhealthy and Amarillo voters ought to demand solutions within the Could 1 election. However how are native voters going to carry Nelson accountable for his poor file of upper taxes and fewer accountable authorities?
By voting for brand new, accountable and skilled management.
Nevertheless, it is easy to say new management, however the truth is, it is slightly tougher to get outcomes. Some individuals discuss an ideal recreation, however their platforms are nothing greater than tossing memes on social media and hoping that provides them notoriety.
A newly elected official who can ship actual, conservative outcomes whereas preserving the general public on the forefront of the dialog must be favored by voters. However who is that this particular person?
I believe I’ve the reply.
Michael Hunt, mayoral candidate, proprietor of Michael’s Barbeque Shack, is a seasoned native businessman with key expertise in all areas dealing with the subsequent metropolis council. Hunt has confronted city corridor paperwork and is aware of what adjustments should be constituted of day one. Hunt has additionally operated a reliable enterprise with hundreds of consumers, which has given him an understanding of customer support and enterprise practices that may profit everybody at Amarillo. Together with his enterprise background, Hunt has the widespread sense enterprise expertise to sort out the challenges at City Corridor, specializing in every neighborhood in Amarillo.
Past his background, Hunt offered a imaginative and prescient for Amarillo of bringing individuals collectively. Whereas the incumbent and one other contender within the race have devoted themselves to the division, Hunt is concentrated on lifting individuals up and bringing them collectively round a typical objective: to make Amarillo higher and extra financially answerable for all. With a strong background and observe file as a Conservative chief, Hunt can ship outcomes whereas being an indispensable unifying drive in native authorities.
Hunt can deliver individuals collectively and produce widespread sense outcomes that profit our complete metropolis. Another candidates will perpetuate the identical unhealthy insurance policies that created issues for mayor, dividing Amarillo, whereas placing ego first.
Voters in search of higher management ought to look no additional. Michael Hunt is your man.
Amarillo voters who need higher management ought to make sure to come out and vote within the Could 1 election, or within the early ballot from April 19. Hunt’s title.