Pete Smith: I want to go on working for the residents of District 1

I work for them. Four simple words, but a reminder over the last three years of who I represent and the power that the citizens of District 1 have. Almost four years ago, I entered the arena of the County Council and pledged to work on three items: education, public safety and small business. These principles were the foundation of my platform and the motivation for me to serve every day. I pride myself on serving others with hard work, sincerity and integrity. Since the beginning of my term, my record has spoken to efforts to strengthen these pillars. I am even prouder that I have supported these efforts without increasing the burden on the citizens of our county. (Capital)

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