Deets has the right priorities for Bainbridge | Letter to the editor

To the editor:

We on Bainbridge Island are very fortunate to have such a terrific candidate as Joe Deets running for our city council. During the nearly two decades he has been living here, he has embraced our values and aspirations and become an invaluable asset to our community.

Joe’s accomplishments in moving ahead on the installation of solar panels on the roofs of Sakai Intermediate School and city hall are testament to his energy and commitment to protecting our environment and saving money for our schools and the city.

He is an invaluable participant in city study sessions and committees dealing with the entire range of issues and projects affecting our community, and has just completed a term on the city Ethics Board.

Joe knows a great deal about our community and city government. His priorities are environmental protection, climate change, public trust in government, transportation and affordable housing — just what they should be in these uncertain times.

He also knows there is always more to learn and is open and responsive to questions, suggestions and innovative ideas.

Joe is totally committed to Bainbridge Island and we can be sure that he will be rigorous in exploring all aspects of all the issues and proposals that come before the council. Then, in concert with the other council members and with advice from our excellent staff employees, he will work tirelessly to achieve results that will advance the best interests of our community.

Please join us by electing Joe to the Bainbridge Island City Council.

CHRIS SNOW

Bainbridge Island

More in Letters to the Editor

We’re voting ‘yes’ for schools, community | Letter to the editor

To the editor: My family, like many others, moved to the Island… Continue reading

BHS alums support the new capital levy | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We are the proud products of the Bainbridge Island… Continue reading

Vote to keep BHS as a state-of-the-art school | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Our two children will graduate from Bainbridge High School… Continue reading

KidsUp Playground needs your support | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Thank you to the Review and editor Brian Kelly… Continue reading

Mini Golf Masters helps early learners | Letter to the editor

To the editor: As the final hole-in-one remains just a memory, I… Continue reading

Let’s implore Congress to reauthorize VAWA | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Thanks for printing Laura Finley’s informative article about the… Continue reading

Five secrets to success for city’s next tax levy | Letter to the editor

Here’s what it would take for me to vote “yes” on a… Continue reading

Let’s listen to the warnings of scientists | Letter to the editor

To the editor: When my parents were born, and even in the… Continue reading

A few simple fixes may improve roads | Letter to the editor

To the editor: If Winslow Way was turned into a one-way street… Continue reading

Affordable homes could be part of plan | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Recently another reader suggested creating a parking garage to… Continue reading

Your donations can help immigrants | Letter to the editor

To the editor: This year, One Call For All is spotlighting Kitsap… Continue reading

Artists grateful for community support | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Gregg and I would like to thank the community… Continue reading