Invest in and support local businesses.
We need to improve outreach to our small businesses to form a strong network and bring more support and connectivity. It's essential that we include our local businesses into more county contracts to support our homegrown workforce and talent. We need to be putting the best work forward when reviewing and allocating contracts for Hamilton County.
Give Chattanoogans a leg up.
In District 11, all neighborhoods should be thriving. We need to bring higher paying jobs to underserved areas of our district to enhance overall wellness of our families and communities.
Expand affordable housing in Hamilton County.
Along with better jobs, we need to mend the issues with affordable housing here in District 11. Everyone deserves access to safe, quality, and affordable housing in the long term, no matter their zip code.