By Denise Hight
here are five candidates running for the three available positions on the Fruita City Council. This week’s featured candidates, Lori Buck and Kyle Harvey, have served on the city council before. Lori is the outgoing mayor of Fruita, and Kyle is running for re-election to the council. The next edition of the Fruita Insider, published on March 22, will feature the candidates running for city council for the first time: Carolyn Gambino, Karen Leonhart, and Rudy Van Voorhees. Ballots for Fruita’s municipal election, which also includes the mayoral election, and a Referred
Why are you running for city council?
Simply put, I love our community and care about the way it continues to grow. Having served on Fruita’s City Council for four years, I’ve gained a nuanced understanding of the challenges that Fruita will face in coming years, and I feel that it’s my responsibility to continue serving our community.
What skills and qualifications do you have that will help you in this position?
I read and listen intently, while trying my best to objectively consider all aspects and concerns regarding each issue that