June 28, 2022


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Jim Andrews unopposed so significantly in bid for Albemarle supervisor seat | Regional Authorities

Andrews practiced nearby authorities and true estate legislation in Ohio, and then acquired his doctorate in physics to go after two passions of his — education and science. He then taught at Youngstown Condition College and Circumstance Western Reserve University, the place he’s still an adjunct. Just after viewing the location often for several years, Andrews and his relatives moved again to Albemarle in 2017.

If elected, his priorities are financial, environmental and social resilience.

“I really do not believe the pandemic is over by a longshot, in terms of its outcome on how we do items,” Andrews explained. “I consider it’ll affect some businesses longer-phrase, people’s strategies of performing business enterprise are going to be impacted, and residence uses. Clearly, the broadband challenge is not heading to go absent.”

Andrews volunteers at the Legal Aid Justice Center, aiding with lawsuits involving housing and public utilities.

“This has produced me conscious of affordable housing difficulties, and what you get from housing in conditions of the walkability, livability and high quality of lifestyle in the neighborhood, and the require for green spaces,” he claimed.

He’s also on the Nationwide Advisory Board of the Union of Worried Researchers and on the board of the Schoodic Institute, a analysis and training heart at Acadia Countrywide Park.

“I believe the Weather Action Prepare from the county is very vital and I want to guidance earning it authentic — transportation, eco-friendly place, forest preservation, resilience from weather alter and sustainability,” he stated.