Newton County Commissioner District 1

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Stan Edwards (R)

Incumbent

Question #1

What plans do you have for improving roads, bridges, and other infrastructure within Newton County?

Stan Edwards (R)

Incumbent

Question #2

In light of recent disagreements among commissioners and the necessity for a more unified approach, how do you intend to foster better relationships, find common ground and promote unity to ensure a more effective governing body?

Stan Edwards (R)

Incumbent

Question #3

As new industries bring a demand for housing, what are your views on zoning regulations?

How will you balance the need for housing with considerations such as density, location, and building standards, aiming for sustainable growth while maintaining Newton County's character?

Stan Edwards (R)

Incumbent

Question #4

What steps will you take to ensure the county is prepared for emergencies and natural disasters?

Stan Edwards (R)

Incumbent

Question #5

As new industries move into the area, creating job opportunities, what strategies will you employ to inform local residents about these jobs?

Additionally, how will you collaborate with educational institutions and training programs to ensure that citizens have access to the necessary skills and training to fill these positions?

Stan Edwards (R)

Incumbent

Question #6

How will you ensure that residents are engaged in the decision-making process and have their voices heard?

Stan Edwards (R)

Incumbent