David Fell will appear on the Republican ballot line in the November 8, 2011 election.
Please introduce yourself to our readers.
What experience and/or training has prepared you to serve in the position you seek?
Local Business Owner, Community Volunteer, Community service oriented, Past zoning review member. 50 year local resident. Son of former Red Hook Mayor Harold T. Fell, Sr.
Please share your thoughts on property taxes and any specific related changes or policies you support and will work to pass if elected.
Continue to hold the line on Property taxes and most important the rapid rising school tax which hurts everyone, the young first time home buyer and our seniors.
Would you have voted for the recent rezoning plan also known as Centers and Green Spaces plan and why or why not?
(NO ANSWER GIVEN)
What is your position on the new highway garage project?
The town highway garage was long overdue. Glad to see it in the works.
Choose one more important issue facing our town today and how you will handle it.
Empty store fronts are a concern. We need to do more to attract businesses to our town and village.
Why should voters pick you on election day?
To provide fair and balanced government to our local community. Encourage local business “Shop Local First”. Bring common sense solutions to these challenging times. Encourage volunteerism to our younger citizens.
Each candidate for town council was sent a questionnaire with the above questions and a photo request. Answers have been printed as received with editing for formatting only.