Council Candidates Offer Economic Dev. Strategies

County Council hopefuls, from left, Republicans John Bliss and Brady Burke, Democratic incumbent David Izraelevitz, Libertarian Helen Milenski, Democrats Randall Ryti and Sara Scott and Republican Dawn Trujillo Voss, participate in a Chamber of Commerce breakfast forum recently at UNM-Los Alamos. The topic was economic development. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Local business people listen as the candidates present their ideas. The candidates agreed on many points, including the importance of promoting local shopping, easing the County permit process, diversifying the economy and working closely with the new Los Alamos National Laboratory management. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Libertarian Helen Milenski and Democrat Randall Ryti listen as Republican John Bliss urges a County policy of ‘making it easy to do the right thing.’ Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/