Meet the American Fork City Council Candidates (Part 7)

Link Here’s a link to audio of a few questions and candidate responses at last Wednesday evening’s meet-the-candidate event at American Fork Library: In this segment, each candidate asked a question of the other three candidates. The questioner had one minute to ask the question and offer his own comments. … Read More …

Meet the American Fork City Council Candidates (Part 6)

Link Here’s a link to audio of a few questions and candidate responses at last Wednesday evening’s meet-the-candidate event at American Fork Library: These questions were submitted by residents attending the event. 2015_Wednesday_6 Questions in this Segment What level of debt is healthy for our city? Are we there? If … Read More …

Meet the American Fork City Council Candidates (Part 5)

Link Here’s a link to audio of a few questions and candidate responses at last Wednesday evening’s meet-the-candidate event at American Fork Library: These questions were submitted by residents attending the event. 2015_Wednesday_5 Questions in this Segment How can American Fork protect its interests in American Fork Canyon? (Order: Simpson … Read More …

Meet the American Fork City Council Candidates (Part 4)

Link Here’s a link to audio of a few questions and candidate responses at last Wednesday evening’s meet-the-candidate event at American Fork Library: These questions were submitted in advance via the Internet. 2015_Wednesday_4 Questions in this Segment Do you support mass transit generally? What can the City do to get … Read More …

Meet the American Fork City Council Candidates (Part 3)

Link Here’s a link to audio of a few questions and candidate responses at last Wednesday evening’s meet-the-candidate event at American Fork Library: These questions were submitted in advance via the Internet. 2015_Wednesday_3 Questions in this Segment What would you cut in the current budget to increase road funding? (Order: … Read More …

Meet the American Fork City Council Candidates (Part 2)

Link Here’s a link to audio of the first candidate segment of last Wednesday evening’s meet-the-candidate event at American Fork Library: 2015_Wednesday_2 Questions in this Segment Who are you, and why do you want to be on the American Fork City Council? (Order: Frost – Shelton – Barnes – Simpson.) … Read More …

Do American Forkers Really Have the 4th or 5th Highest City Taxes in Utah?

The short answer is no. Yes, there’s a study that came out this summer, saying that the municipal tax burden on American Fork residents is the fourth or fifth highest in Utah. It used two different methodologies, which is why there are two different answers. Yes, AFCitizens and candidate Allen … Read More …

Meet the American Fork City Council Candidates (Part 1)

This is the first in a rapid series of posts with audio and notes on what the candidates said at two recent meet-the-candidates events in American Fork. The city council candidates, that is: Rob Shelton, Brad Frost, Kevin Barnes, and Allen Simpson. We have 90 minutes of audio from the … Read More …

AFelection.info: Who We Are, What We Want, and What We’ll Be Doing

We realize this isn’t what everyone does in politics, but if you’re going to read the information you find here at afelection.info, we want you to know who we are, what we want, and what we’ll be doing here, so you can evaluate it properly. Who We Are We are … Read More …

City Council Candidate Contact Information

4 Candidates, 3 Seats On November 3 we’ll be choosing three candidates to serve four-year terms on the American Fork City Council. Each voter may vote for up to three on the ballot, and the three with the highest vote counts win. There is no districting in this race; all … Read More …