The King Farm Candidate Forum last Tuesday was the last public opportunity that candidates for Rockville Mayor and Council could share their vision for Rockville and why they deserve your vote on Tuesday, November 3. We’ll be sharing our closing statements as a series, now with Mark Pierzchala:
When I served as councilmember from 2009 to 2013, I learned that I could lead from a council seat. I voted to bring Choice Hotels to our Town Center for a very modest incentive. This led to 400 high quality jobs in the heart of the City, made possible the Cambria Suites Hotel in our Town Center, and increased our property tax revenue. This passed on a 3-0-2 vote.
I voted to fund the Police Station, the Senior Center Extension, and the Gude Drive Maintenance facility that keeps our snow plows on the roads; these passed on a 3-2 vote. These were badly needed investments for Rockville.
So you can see that with 5 elected representatives on the Mayor and Council that every vote is valuable, and I’m the candidate here who Continue reading “Mark Pierzchala Looks to the Future Through Our Children’s Eyes”