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Bellefonte Borough Council Ward 1

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    Douglas A. Johnson

Biographical Information

If elected, what will be your three top priorities, and how will you address them?

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Date of Birth 1-20-!951
Education Bellefonte Area High School US Army Signal School Engineering courses, Job related.
Qualifications 1 Term Bellefonte Planning Commission 1 Four year term Bellefonte Borough Council
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1. Formulate the budget and enforce ordinances and resolutions, adopt a budget and the difficult task of levying taxes when needed. Work with the Borough administration and the tax base to formulate a budget affordable to the residents of Bellefonte. We need to find other resources to fund our Borough and infrastructure.

2. Consider studies to consolidate both police, and fire services in the Borough of Bellefonte and surrounding townships. Approve expenditures and hire employees in the best interest of the borough residents.

3. Be a problem solver as an agent for the borough citizens, be the recipient of complaints, ideas and suggestions of the borough residents. Thus being a public servant to our borough residents. Make every effort to attract new commerce to Bellefonte. Work closely with County government to exchange ideas and infrastructure demands within the Borough of Bellefonte. This can only be accomplished by open dialog between the Borough and County officials.