Real Problems; Real Answers
Politicians make promises; Jeff dives into problems and proposes solutions.
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- Lakefront Protection
- Deep Green Sustainability
- Arts and Humanities
- Economic Development
- Preserve Evanston's Unique Character
- Traffic and Parking
- A Culture of Peace
- Harley Clarke House
- Policing in Evanston
Evanston can and must do more to keep Evanston affordable for young, low-income, and fixed-income residents.
Protect the lakefront from environmental hazards and privatization.
In Jeff Smith, Evanston has a chance to elect an environmental champion for a more sustainable future.
Invest in arts and humanities both for their own sake and as economic strategy.
"More of the same" is an unsustainable dead end. Jeff Smith has the vision and skills to help lead Evanston toward a truly vibrant economic future.
Foster a culture of peace from the international level to Evanston's own streets
Depoliticize our streets! Evanston needs a ground-up overhaul to fix traffic and parking congestion.
Jeff opposes privatization and, of the candidates for mayor, was the leading advocate to preserve the Harley Clarke site as a public asset.
Jeff Smith will bring an unprecedented knowledge of police and law enforcement issues, sensitive to multiple perspectives, to bear on this high-profile and emotional issue. Jeff supports a more humanized, less militarized approach to policing.