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Kevin Zahara running for Mayor





submitted forward.”
Zahara was first elected to Edson Town
Former Edson Town Councillor Kevin Zahara Council in 2007 and then again in 2010 finishing
has announced his intention to run for Mayor of first overall both times. He served on the
Edson during the 2017 Municipal Election. Protective Services Committee, Personnel and
“I believe now is the time for some positive Finance and was a strong advocate for
change in leadership at the Town of Edson. As Community Services and the Arts and Culture
with any organization, you need renewal and community.
change in order to be successful for the long- He resigned in 2012 after accepting a position
term,” said Zahara. within the Provincial Government working for
“We need to remove roadblocks and find former MLA Robin Campbell at the Alberta
solutions to the issues that are important to Legislature. He worked in the Ministries of
residents. I don't like hearing why we can't do Aboriginal Relations, Environment and
things, I want to find solutions that are Sustainable Resource Development along with
reasonable and keeps our community moving Treasury Board and Finance.
“I've been fortunate to serve as a Town of
Edson Councillor, and worked well with our
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current Mayor. I have a great deal of respect for
PASSPORT PHOTOS & MORE him and what he's accomplished over the years
including his tireless efforts to get the Edson
Digital passport system photos will be Hospital replaced. That being said, I do believe
that after 13 years we need to have a change in
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“Over the next few months my campaign is
Passport•Citizenship•Rifle Arms Licence• going to be focused on engaging with the public
and building a platform that reflects what the
Permanent Resident•Photos & more majority of Edsonites tell me are their priorities.
As I've done in the past, I'll be launching a blog Kevin Zahara announces his intention to run
that will open the discussion on a wide range of for Mayor of Edson during the 2017 Municipal
municipal issues to give residents the opportunity Election.
to provide input. I will also be talking to people
one-on-one to hear about their priorities.” named Winston.
In 2002, Zahara was elected to Athabasca Town Zahara is an active volunteer, serving currently
Council at the age of 19 and was one of the as Vice President of Edson Citizens on Patrol and
youngest elected municipal councillors in the as director with the Edson and District Historical
province at the time. He is currently 33 years old Society.
DROP IN AND SEE! and is married to his wife Kristie Gomuwka and Residents can follow his Facebook Page

5040 3rd Avenue, Edson 780-723-5787 has a step-daughter Keira. He also has a dog www.facebook.com/electkevinzahara



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