NAME: Alex Blackburn
OCCUPATION: Construction management
FAMILY: Married with three children ages 25, 21, 17
WHY ARE YOU RUNNING?
I enjoy being a part of our community. I currently serve on another board within the city and feel I could provide more to our area than I currently do.
WHAT PARTICULAR SKILLS, QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE WOULD YOU BRING TO THE JOB?
I have worked for several developers for the last 20 years and have experience in planning and development of communities.
IN YOUR VIEW, WHAT ARE THE MOST PRESSING ISSUES FACING THE CITY?
Bringing in new faces to our town and creating opportunities for our youth to stay in our town.
WHAT ARE YOUR GOALS IF ELECTED?
Foremost, to serve our city and its residents. To help guide the growth of our city without losing the culture that we love.
TELL US ONE FUN FACT ABOUT YOURSELF
I collect coats. I have over 50 but rarely ever wear them.