Covington Mayoral Candidates Debate Issues for Final Time Before Electon

October 28, 2016, 7:54 AM

Moderator Scott Wartman then asked the candidates to list three reasons why voters should vote for them.

Carran began by saying that she is proven to care about the community, citing the positive energy and new developments, namely Hotel Covington. Her second reason was her background in architecture and how it has helped in her knowledge of knowing what developments work and wouldn't work in Covington. And her final reason for why voters should vote for her was that she is “the hardest working mayor that Covington has ever seen.”

Meyer's first two reasons go hand-in-hand, saying that his first reason is his leadership and management skills. His second reason is his experience in local and state government, touting his time as a state legislator and his life-long advocacy for the city of Covington. His final reason is that he believes in a government “by the people, for the people,” saying that government does not serve itself, but the people it governs.

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