REPUBLICAN JOE KIEFER IS OUR CHOICE FOR VANDERBURGH COUNTY COUNCIL
OCTOBER 13, 2020
The City-County Observer is pleased to announce that we are recommending that Republican Joe Kiefer be re-elected to the Vanderburgh County Council.
Joe is an extremely competent leader with a repetition of being a fair-minded person. He’s very open, friendly, and honest.
Joe Kiefer served as an Evansville City Councilman from 2000-2007. In 2008 he was appointed President of the Evansville Economic Development Commission by former Democrat Mayor Jonathan Weinzapfel.
During his tenure with the Evansville City Council, Mr. Kiefer served on numerous committees including Finance, Salary Review, and the Area Plan Commission. He sponsored the Homestead Tax Exemption resolution and voted to extend the Homestead Tax Credit every year.
Joe served as Vice President of the County Council in 2018 and was elected President of County Council in 2019.
Joe Kiefer believes in the true representation of the people. His objective as a public servant has always been to listen to the people and do their will. He wants the people he represents to be informed and included in decisions that will affect their daily lives. His philosophy is to best represent his constituents’ wishes regardless of his personal feelings or ideas on any given matter.
Kiefer also stated that “his experience in commercial real estate has taught him what companies are looking for when considering Evansville as a home. According to Kiefer, we need to be more open-minded as a community. Too many times we give people “no” for an answer just because that’s how it’s always been. A positive attitude, an open mind for improving government, and a little humility seem to be Mr, Kiefer’s recipe for the successful progression of our community.
Vanderburgh County Councilman Joe Kiefer is a well-educated and well-rounded creative thinker with ample experience in local government. He has a proven track record of positive leadership.
As a member of the Vanderburgh County Council, he served as a Liaison or Board Member: Health Department, Supt of County Buildings, Drug & Alcohol Deferral, Building Commission, Weights and Measures, and the Old Courthouse Foundation.
Other Public Service organization that Mr. Kiefer is involved in are St. Benedict Cathedral Finance Committee, Annual Co-host with John Dunn Right To Life event, member of the Chamber of Commerce of SW Indiana, member of the Southwest Indiana Association of REALTORS, International Council of Shopping Centers and the Indiana Board of Commercial Realtors.
We respectfully ask that you consider casting your vote for Vanderburgh County Councilmen Joe Kiefer(R) in the upcoming November 3, 2020, general election because has earned the right to serve another 4-year term on this most prestigious elected position.