Candidate Questionnaire from March 8, 2017: Village of Carpentersville Trustee – Diane Lawrence

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NAME: Diane Lawrence


Village of Carpentersville Trustee

1.  Why are you seeking this position?

I am seeking the position of Trustee for Carpentersville to bring a fresh new approach with loyalty to all our residents. A trustee needs to encourage the community to share ideas, concerns and offer suggestions. In turn the trustee must represent all the residents of Carpentersville. I love our community and the diversity that makes our community a wonderful place to live.

2.  What experience and background do you have which qualifies you for this position?

Experience that I can bring to the community is my project management and reporting experience. These skills will assist with incorporating goals and developing strategic incentives that will benefit businesses and the community. I will work will work to create a better agenda so that we can showcase our strengths and our weaknesses. The greatest benefit I can bring is my dedication and commitment to the residents of Carpentersville.

3.  What will be your greatest challenge if elected?

The greatest challenge will be out 9% taxes. We need to lower that quickly to encourage business and win the trust of our residents. Our current tax rate is hurting us, not helping us.

Release for publication? YES

I will attend the forum? YES

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