Elect John Cordes for a GREENER SUNNYVALE
Seat 3 Nov 6th 2018
Click here for a three minute video about John and why you should vote for him.
Why am I running?
I think Sunnyvale is a wonderful city, but it is facing many challenges. I have the skills, knowledge and determination to help Sunnyvale achieve a more sustainable and enjoyable future for current and future residents.
Challenges facing Sunnyvale
- Traffic congestion is the #1 concern of Sunnyvale residents based on a recent survey.
- Many residents are concerned about the growing affordable housing crisis and how it is forcing many residents to leave Sunnyvale or forces them to become homeless.
- Many residents agree that climate disruption is a threat to everyone in Sunnyvale and Sunnyvale should be doing more.
- Many residents feel Sunnyvale City Council is not listening to their concerns and is not making decisions in the best interest of the residents.
- Increase office development impact fees to slow growth and provide more funds to provide more transit options and build more affordable housing.
- Reduce traffic through better and more transportation choices and other changes.
- Protect residents from rapidly increasing rents by passing a rent stabilization ordinances for both Mobile Home Park and Apartment tenants.
- Increase affordable housing so more seniors and residents on limited income can stay in Sunnyvale.
- Create a more sustainable Sunnyvale.- Reduce greenhouse gases to slow climate change.
- Increase community engagement so Sunnyvale residents can have more impact with our city council.
- Finish the downtown to provide a wonderful way for neighbors to enjoy being in Sunnyvale and generate needed sales tax revenue.
- To learn more about my plans, click here