Candidates were asked: What do you view as the major issue of this campaign and how will you address it?
Term: 4 years
Vote for not more than three
Education: Hazleton Area High School class of 91; Hazleton Area Career Center - Practical nursing program, 1994
Qualifications: I attend council meetings monthly. Have taken a sharp interest into the welfare of Beaver Meadows, the future of Beaver Meadows as a safe, well maintained small town where people want to reside because of recreational assets for young and old alike. I am vise pres. of Beaver Meadows Recreation Board for 2 yrs.//
Response: Town unity. To provide a community where residents feel safety. Where younger and older generations can communicate on the same level to allow the town to grow economically, socially, for recreation purposes and overall to allow residents to know that although they may not be able to attend every council mtg. that they are a strong voice for the town and decisions made for the good of the town will be based on the people's interest and not for any personal gain on any council members part.
MARK W. LAZAR
Carbon County Boroughs
Council: Beaver Meadows, Bowmanstown, East Side, Jim Thorpe, Lansford, Lehighton, Nesquehoning (also Mayor), Palmerton, Parryville (also Mayor), Summit Hill, Weatherly (also Mayor), Weissport
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