City Council - At Large
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Commerce City Candidates Candidate Score Card
Will you commit to refusing campaign contributions from fossil fuel companies?
Q:Do you agree that the continued proliferation of oil and gas extraction is a major contributor to the climate crisis?
Q:Do you pledge to support/advance policies that protect communities from the cumulative impacts of climate change?
Q:If you answered "Yes" to the above question, how will you protect communities?
A:Upholding the law, SB19-181, we must use it to for what it is intended, Health & Safety 1st,
Q:Do you support state Senate Bill 19-181 which grants local governments authority over oil & gas operations within their jurisdiction?
Q:Do you believe that local governments should have the right to enact bans or moratoria on fracking to safeguard residents from the inherent dangers associated with oil & gas development?
Q:If yes on the above, do you support a ban on fracking in your municipality?
Q:Did you support Proposition 112, which aimed to create 2500 foot setbacks for homes, schools, hospitals, parks, playgrounds and water sources from all new oil & gas operations?
Q:Do you agree that the COGCC should pause all new permits for oil & gas development until the new rule-making process is complete and an independent cumulative impact study has been done?
Q:Will you advocate for state agencies and the oil and gas industry to abide by the precautionary principle in order to protect Colorado’s air, water, and public health?
Q:What are your specific plans to reduce the threat of climate change once you get into office?
A:Continue working with organizations that help understand the current Climate Crisis, Educate our community to become aware of the threat we face Globally not just local, Make bold moves that can lead this city and our country to a new era of clean renewable energy. Bring in the experts, Scientists, Environmentalists, Economists etc. In addition make information available in the leading LANGUAGES if not ALL. We are the fundamental cause and solution to all problems. Be THAT CHANGE.
Q:What will you do to attract other environmentally friendly industries such as hemp, solar, wind, geothermal?
A:Welcome them, if we can offer incentives and tax breaks to industries that have been destroying the Earth for over a century, double the incentives to save it.