Accomplishments

Here are a few examples of the projects the projects that I read and understood.

  • Approved a Master Plan for the Water/Sewer Enterprise Fund
  • Negotiated agreements with WCID #1 for the following
    • new water treatment plant
    • refurbishment of the South Wastewater Treatment Plant
    • water reuse agreement the will use treated water for golf course saving millions of gallons of fresh water
    • the creation of a new water treatment plant on Stillhouse Hollow Lake that will serve south Killeen
  • $8.2 million improvements to the Regional Airport;
  • supported the steps to designate Hwy 190 as I-14;
  • approved construction of a new transportation building;
  • successfully spearheaded the Council to commit to funding that created thoroughfare plan;
  • approved contracts that have lead to the construction of our many road projects;
  • worked wit the council to encourage the reconstruction of Trimmier Road from Ellison High school to HEB;
  • agreed with a fellow Councilman to find consensus to fix the dogleg on WS Young Drive next the National Gaurd building;
  • approved downtown revitalization and streetscaping,
  • 2014 and 2015 COPS grants totaling $3.125 million, adding 25 officers;
  • substantial pay raises for public safety employees;
  • promoted the need for Fire Station No 9 since 2011
  • approved Community Center renovations;
  • Andy K. Wells Hike and Bike Extension;
  • approved the negotiations that lead to Mickey’s Dog Park;
  • maintained a triple AA Bond Rating for the city
  • taxes were not tax increased while I served on the Council;
  • protected the integrity of the Comprehensive Plan/Future Lane Use Map;
  • strengthen the Drainage Master Plan;
  • fought to protect the Cemetery and University Districts;
  • stood up for a stronger sign ordinance;
  • approved a Post Construction Design manual;
  • created new rules for the Killeen Arts Commission.