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Steve Duffy for Mayor

My priority is to listen to concerns and ideas from all citizens of the City of Davenport.  It’s your City!

 

I am one person and fully understand that it’s impossible to accomplish all wants.  There may not be money in the budget, and ideas may not be agreed upon by a majority of citizens, etc.

 

It takes a team to run a city.

 

Juvenile Crime:

Juvenile crime and drug abuse are the most significant worries among Americans. We need to provide services and resources to steer these kids to a better future.

Teamwork With These Team members:

♦ The Mayor

♦ The City Council

♦ The Police Chief

♦ The Police Force

♦ The Community and Citizens

♦ The Schools

 

Goals:

1.) Reduce Crime. 
2.) Make criminals accountable, even if its a juvenile.
3.) Get help from the community and citizens.

Simple steps citizens can do to help with current issues like auto theft:

1.) Don’t leave keys in vehicles.
2.) Make sure vehicles are secured and locked.
3.) Refrain from leaving vehicles running and unattended.

 

Riverfront Development:

Work towards levering our Riverfront for the maximum benefit of our citizens. Our Riverfront is one of our communities, most valuable assets.

Teamwork With These Team members:

♦ The Mayor

♦ The City Council

♦ Local Businesses

♦ The Levee Improvement Commission

♦ The Park Board

Goals:

1.) Enhance Riverfront to attract people and commerce to the downtown area.

2.) Continue growth for downtown businesses, restaurants, attractions, apartments, etc.

3.) Protect our Riverfront from future floods with proactive plans.

 

Economic Development:

Davenport is the largest city and economic engine of the bi-state cities area, and it is also a premier place to start or grow your business.

Teamwork With These Team members:

♦ The Mayor

♦ The City Council

♦ Local Businesses

♦ The Economic Development Staff

 

Goals:

1.) Work to draw new businesses to our area.

2.) Make sure current businesses want to stay in this area.

 

Jobs:

Jobs are an essential part of our economic development plans. We want our citizens to enjoy a vibrant work environment through cooperation with our city, and it’s businesses.

Teamwork With These Team members:

♦ The Mayor

♦ The City Council

♦ Local Businesses

♦ The Economic Development Staff

Goals:

1.) Bring in new businesses such as the Sterilite plant which will help to create new jobs.