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Grosse Pointe Woods Mayor

Incumbent is running unopposed for a four-year term.
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    Robert E Novitke Attorney At Law

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Education Juris Doctor degree
Qualifications & Experience Practicing Attorney Mayor of Grosse Pointe Woods
Address 19971 West Clairview Court Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236
Campaign Phone H- (313) 882-5879 O- (586) 772-6441 City- (313) 343-2440
Juris Doctor degree; practicing attorney; 45 year resident of Grosse Pointe Woods; married, 4 children; 4-year veteran - United States Marine Corps; Mayor of Grosse Pointe Woods; member: U. S. Conference of Mayors, Michigan Association of Mayors, various Grosse Pointe Woods Committees, including Finance, Construction, Compensation/Evaluation Committees, Pension Board and Building Authority. Past President, Grosse Pointe Kiwanis; Member, St. Paul Lutheran Church.
1. Proposal A & municipal & school financing -Urge state legislature to reform financing. 2. Health care costs, reduction in state revenue sharing funds and unfunded state and federal mandates. -Cost containment with Grosse Pointe cities sharing cost of equipment and some services, as well as pooling resources. 3. Property values –Emphasizing ordinances to maintain residential quality; “marketing” the attributes of Grosse Pointe Woods. 4. Roadways and other Infrastructure - Dedicated mileage to address capital improvements 5. Public Safety -Dedicated mileage to ensure proper equipment & officers -Formation of Public Safety Authority logo


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