Safety on North Avenue: Comment on 3-13-19 car collision

Hi folks, on Wednesday afternoon, Travis and I witnessed the aftermath of a two-car collision at the intersection between route 127 and North Avenue. One person was in a neck brace and a stretcher was on the way. My heart goes out to those affected. This is the second...
Ali Dieng: Why I support Kienan for City Council

Ali Dieng: Why I support Kienan for City Council

On Tuesday March 5th, we are going to make an important decision as neighbors as to who is going to represent our North District (Wards 4 & 7) on the Burlington City Council. It is critical that we diligently take the time to search, listen, and ask questions in...
We are better than this

We are better than this

Three community centers in Burlington were vandalized. I am disgusted, saddened, and upset by the vandalism of Ohavi Zedek Synagogue, the Pride Center of Vermont and the unnamed third organization by white supremacists.  For many of our neighbors, who are just...
Rights and Democracy endorsed our campaign!

Rights and Democracy endorsed our campaign!

I am so thrilled and humbled to receive Rights and Democracy’s endorsement.  My campaign has been and will always be about putting people and community first.  That’s why one of the cornerstones of my campaign is working together to find...
City Hall Park

City Hall Park

Last night, the City Council voted 6-6 not to put the redesign of City Hall Park on the ballot.  I love the redesign of the park, in particular the upgrades that will allow many of our neighbors with disabilities to have increased access where historically they...