Platform Statement

THE COMMITMENT OF REPUBLICAN LEADERSHIP

Preserve Easton’s Natural Beauty and Rural Character

Provide a First-Class Education for our Children

Provide Programs to Benefit our Senior Citizens

Exercise Fiscal Responsibility in All Town Affairs

Maintain Local Control

Encourage and Support Volunteerism

Demand Accountability, Responsibility and Integrity on all boards and commissions

Support a safe, diverse, and inclusive community

Maintain the high Quality of Town Recreational Facilities

Respect and Support the people who keep us safe:  Police, Fire and EMS

Easton’s Natural Beauty:

  • Balance the needs of the town and the desire to preserve open space.
  • Support effective and fair zoning regulations.

Education:

  • Support small class size.
  • Maintain rigorous academic standards.
  • Support the safety and well-being of our children and staff.

Senior Citizens:

  • Maintain senior tax relief program.
  • Support our Senior Center and the Municipal Agent for the Aging.

Fiscal Responsibility:

  • Respect taxpayers’ ability to fund expenditures.
  • Maintain the town credit rating and only borrow when necessary.

Local Control:

  • Encourage and support participation in our Town Meeting form of government.
  • Fight to maintain local control; including in zoning and our schools.