John Paul Michalik (City Council District 5 Candidate)
10/9/2013, 12:11 p.m.
Campaign Web Site: WWW.GROWATLANTA.ORG
City of Residence: ATLANTA
How have you served your district and the city best in the past?: I have worked with community leaders and city officials to address quality of life issues head on. Protecting the public has been and always will be my number one priority.
If elected, what issues will you give highest priority to?: Criminal justice and public school systems need the most attention. I will provide creative input and feasible solutions so that we can take a step forward towards progress.
Level of Education: BACHELOR DEGREE INDUSTRIAL DESIGN GEORGIA TECH
Name: JOHN PAUL MICHALIK
Office Sought: ATLANTA CITY COUNCIL DISTRICT 5
Political Experience: NEIGHBORHOOD PRESIDENT
Prior Office(s) Held: PRESIDENT OLD FOURTH WARD & SWEET AUBURN NEIGHBORHOOD DISTRICT
What do you plan to accomplish during your term in office?: Work with those in charge to come up with effective, creative, elegant solutions to our public safety and public school issues. A little determination goes a long way and, working together, we can grow Atlanta.
What is your vision for the future of Atlanta?: A city where families don’t pack up and leave because of public safety concerns and a poorly run school system.
What specific strengths do you bring to the position you seek?: Intrinsic ability to solve complex problems with simple solutions. Coupled with a fierce determination to stand up and withstand the most intense challenges.