The BDC Is Pleased To Announce It Has Endorsed The Following Candidates For Office:
Terry Nelson – Beacon Council Ward 1
John Rembert – Beacon Council Ward 2
Jodi McCredo – Beacon Council Ward 3
Amber Grant – Beacon Council Ward 4
George Mansfield – Beacon Council At-Large
Lee Kyriacou – Beacon Council At-Large
Frits Zernike – Dutchess County Legislature Dist. 16
Nick Page – Dutchess County Legislature Dist. 18
Robin Lois - Dutchess County Comptroller
Christi Acker - NY State Supreme Court 9th District
George Mansfield and Lee Kryriacou believe as your At Large Councilmen that it is critical to take strong, clear detailed positions on how we must better manage development in Beacon — see their platform on managing development here. kyriacou_mansfield_zoning_platform_vf.pdf
Lee Kyriacou is in our corner and pushing for tighter zoning to preserve our community. This is leadership we need - support him Sept 12th in the primary election! Click the link below to read the memo Lee wrote on 8/21 calling for zoning and planning changes.
BDC Is Proud To Endorse Robin Lois for Dutchess County Comptroller
Robin Lois introduced herself and answered questions at our April meeting. Her message that "Dutchess County needs an independent monitor ready to promote the accountability and transparency of government spending" resonated with the group. Visit her website www.robinlois.com for more information.
BDC Endorses the New York Health Act
The City of Beacon Council unanimously passed a resolution declaring Beacon a "welcome, safe and inclusive city."
BDC Is Proud To Endorse Judge Christi Acker For NY State Supreme Court 9th District
Christi Acker visited our March meeting. The Beacon Dems were very impressed with her experience, work ethic, and the importance she places on giving all participants in the legal process a voice. Please visit www.judgeacker2017.com to learn more and get involved.