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Clone of original: Rocklin school district solicit substitute teachers

Clone of original: Rocklin school district solicit substitute teachers
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WEBVTT TIFFANY: TAKE A GOOD LOOK AT YOUR SCREEN. THE FLORIDA PRIMARY ELECTION IS ABOUT A WEEK AWAY AND RIGHT NOW CANDIDATES ARE MAKING THAT LAST MINUTE PUSH TO SWAY VOTERS. FELICIA: THE CITY OF BOCA RATON IS PREPARING TO ELECT A NEW MAYOR. THE CURRENT MAYOR WAS APPOINTED AFTER FORMER MAYOR SUSAN HAYNIE WAS ARRESTED AND AWAITS TRIAL ON CORRUPTION CHARGES. TIFFANY: MORNING ANCHOR ERIN GUY INTRODUCES YOU TO THE CURRENT CANDIDATES. ERIN: WE START WITH THE CURRENT MAYOR, THE MAYOR WHO TOOK OVER FOR HAYNIE, MAYOR SCOTT SINGER. MAYOR SINGER IS A SOUTH FLORIDA NATIVE AND IS A SMALL BUSINESS LAWYER. HE GRADUATED FROM HARVARD UNDERGRAD AND GOT HIS LAW DEGREE FROM GEORGETOWN. HE HAS BEEN A COUNCIL MEMBER REPRESENTING BOCA RATON FOR THE PAST FOUR YEARS BEFORE RECENTLY TAKING OVER AS MAYOR. >> MY GOAL IS TO BUILD ON THE SUCCESSES WE HAVE HAD REAL PARTNERSHIPS WITH RESIDENTS AN OTHER GOVERNMENTS, LEADERSHIP ON KEY ISSUES AND A VISION FOR THE FUTURE I AM PROUD I HAVE EXHIBITED THOSE AS MY BRIEF TENURE AS MAYOR THE LAST FEW MONTHS. ERIN: ONE SUCCESS HE IS PARTICULARLY PROUD OF IS BEING PART OF A BIG PLAN TO BRING THE FIRST PUBLIC SCHOOL TO BOCA IN DECADES. SINGER SAYS BALANCING TRAFFIC AND DEVELOPMENT IS THE BIGGEST CHALLENGE FACING THE CITY. >> I HAVE HAD SOME STRONG VOTES AGAINST OVER DEVELOPMENT. I WAS THE SOLE VOTE OF THE SINGLE BIGGEST UP-ZONING IN OUR CITY’S HISTORY. ONE THING THAT DISTINGUISHES ME FROM SOME FROM OF THE OTHER CANDIDATES IS ME CALLING FOR MORE PLANNING BEFORE WE APPROVE RESIDENTIAL UNITS BY THE TOWN CENTER MALL AND THE CORE AREA OF WHAT WE CALL MIDTOWN. ERIN: HE SAYS HE WANTS THE RESIDENTS TO BE AT THE TABLE WHEN THE BIG DECISIONS ARE MADE AND DISCUSSED. >> I WANT TO CONTINUE SERVING AND PARTNERING WITH RESIDENTS, WE HAVE HAD SOME GREAT SUCCESSES AND THOSE NEED TO CONTINUE. KEEPING OUR STREETS SAFE GETTING A NEW PUBLIC SCHOOL FOR BOCA RATON, BALANCING TRAFFIC AND DEVELOPMENT. FINDING THE RIGHT PATH CONTINUE TO ATTRACT JOBS AND KEEPING OUR NEIGHBORHOODS GREAT. ERIN: I ALSO ASKED HIM ABOUT THE SCANDAL SURROUNDING THE MAYORAL SEAT WITH THE ARREST OF THE ELECTED MAYOR. HE SAID THEY HAVE MOVED ON AND HE PROPOSED AND IMPLEMENTED ETHICS REFORM RIGHT AFTER HER ARREST. HE SAYS THOSE CHANGES HAVE HELPED THEIR LOCAL GOVERNMENT GET BACK ON TRACK. CUPPING -- COMING U
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Clone of original: Rocklin school district solicit substitute teachers
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