John talks to an Aurora resident who's well water will be contaminated by any petroleum spills or leaks from the proposed Circle K development at the corner of Farnsworth Ave. and Molitor Rd.
This episode features mayoral challenger John Laesch, carpenter and activist on a mission to go green and create better jobs. There is discussions about people-powered campaigns, green new deal, job training, democracy, leadership and the cycle of poverty and empowerment.
As Mayor of Aurora John will work to address important issues affecting Aurora’s youth such as climate change, training programs for the green collar economy, crime prevention, youth services funding, and safe access to schools.
John has a conversation with the host of the Virtual American Townhall and CEO of the Center for Strategic Solutions Mohammed Faheem about his Mayoral campaign and what John plans to do to improve the City of Aurora as Mayor. In this conversation John discusses what some of his initiatives would be as Mayor and gives an overview of what he plans on doing in regards to things like TIF Districts which often operate at the expense of residents. John goes in detail on initiatives like crime prevention, environmental public works, and living wage jobs providing solutions that would go a long way in improving the city.