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MAYOR LANCASTER CITY - 4 yr

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    Danene Sorace (Dem) City Councilwoman

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    Cindy Stewart (Rep) Retired, President/CEO

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Campaign Phone (717) 925-0329
Campaign Email info@soraceformayor.com
Education Bachelor of Science, Psychobiology, Albright College Masters of Public Poilcy, Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, Rutgers University
Qualifications Member, Lancaster City Council 2014-Present Chair, Finance Committee overseeing annual budget of $100M. Committee Member, Public Works overseeing City’s green infrastructure and sustainability initiatives and Economic Development, working to support and advance the City’s long-term economic viability. Prior to joining City Council, Ms. Sorace was the Executive Director of LIVE Green,which assisted the City in developing and implementing its first green infrastructure plan.
Municipality City of Lancaster
County Lancaster
Web Site SoraceforMayor.com
My vision for Lancaster is to ensure the City's success is shared by all -- no one is left out, or left behind. My first priority is to strengthen our neighborhoods by proactively addressing resident-driven priorities and economic development. Second, I will work to remove barriers to employment and higher paying jobs in support of Coalition to Combat Poverty recommendations; and, finally, I am committed to ensuring sound local government -- fiscal responsibility, transparency, and engagement.
Education Pequea Valley High School, Kinzers Shippensburg University, BS Business Administration
Qualifications 30+ years in not-for-profit executive leadership serving the residents of Lancaster County at CAP, Welsh Mountain Medical Center, Family Service, and Family Health Council of Central PA. Held national and state Board positions focused on women's health, behavioral health, HIV/AIDS, and nutrition services. Volunteer in the private and public sector including current Board positions with Brightside Opportunities Center and the Lancaster Parking Authority.
Twitter @CindySforMayor
Municipality Lancaster City
County Lancaster
Web Site https://cindystewartformayor.com
Public safety that includes greater community engagement with our police department, adequately staffed and maintained fire stations, and an established City health department that focuses on public health issues like lead, diabetes and health disparities. Giving a voice to the neighborhoods by establishing a bilingual Neighborhood Advocate position in the Mayor's office that will reduce "red tape". Connecting people to good paying jobs through education, transportation, and adequate housing.

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