Proven Leadership

Community Safety/Quality of Life Accomplishments

  • Proposed and won approval to reduce Speed Limit City wide to 25MPH. 
  • Offered the resolution creating Medford’s first Raised Crosswalk s for safer pedestrian travel.
  • Sponsored the resolve leading to Traffic Calming, Sidewalk and Roadway improvement funding.
  • Advocated for a complete review of current zoning laws to encourage smart growth concepts and neighborhood protections.
  • Proposed the resolution which resulted in improved emergency preparedness procedures for  Medford Public Housing.
  • Supported the hiring of a Traffic Engineer to review public safety and traffic calming initiatives and roadway improvements.
  • Will continue to support and offer suggestions to reduce the unrelenting air plane noise over our neighborhoods.

Community / Government Collaboration Efforts

  • Early and ongoing Charter Review advocate.
  • Established Medford Dog Park Committee securing a private grant to fund the first Public Dog Park in Medford.
  • Proposed and won approval to create 1st ever budget line Item funding for the Arts.
  • Successfully led the charge to take back city ownership of the Hegner Center with the intent to create new space for Medford Recreation and Art Center.
  • Sponsored resolution to create temporary pop-up community space in our parks, business districts, open neighborhood spaces and unrented storefronts.
  • Offered the resolution which led to the transforming of the bus shelter in Medford Square to usable community gathering space.

Environmental / Green Project supporter

  • Originator of a resolution to have solar panels installed on the DPW facility.
  • As a Daily Public Transportation user I will continue to support programs to build and to improve public transportation in Medford.
  • Advocate and Ongoing supporter of Public bike paths and walkway improvements.
  • Offered the resolution which created Medford’s Rain barrel program.