Here are some questions I asked the mayor of Olympia at the city hall. I hope you enjoy!
Q: If you had all of the money in the world what would be the first thing you would change for Olympia?
A: Park land on the water, because there really is not much here, or even in the state.
Q: What is the best part of your job?
A: Working with good people.
Q: What do you do in your job?
A: Talking , reading, going to meetings, being on the telephone. Also if someone calls about problems with the police or something, I straighten the problem out.
Q: What is the hardest part about being Mayor?
A: Telling people no.
Q: What are some of your big goals as mayor?
A: "To be a culture of excellence"
Q: Why did you choose to be the Mayor of Olympia and not the mayor of a different city?
A: You can only be mayor in the city you live in.
Q: How long have you been the Mayor?
A: Six years.
Q: How do you think you have made Olympia a better place?
A: It is hard to know, I hope that I have included as many people as possible in making decisions general.
Q: How long have you lived in Olympia?
A: 25 years
Q: What are some of the key places in Olympia you recommend that tourists go?
A: The capital, waterfront area, downtown, and the brewery.
Q: Do you have fun working as mayor?