Fiscal Responsibility

Got rid of P Card program for all county board members
Held the Lake County levy flat for the first time in over 20 years
Conduct budget hearings for all departments


All committee meetings are now recorded and published on the county website.


Increased investment in storm water management and flood protection
Successfully increased funding for priority infrastructure projects

Protecting Our Environment

Created the Energy and the Environment Committee
Focus on sustainability and energy efficiency in all county buildings
Added electric cars to the county fleet where appropriate
Developing PACE financing program for businesses to encourage energy efficiency and economic development
Joined the County Climate Coalition
Community Solar Project in development
Increased use of renewable energy
Adopting NetZero design for new proposed county buildings