Erie Trustee Canidate-Ira Liss

      iralissErie Trustee Candidate Ira Liss, joins Rachel to talk about his candidacy for the 2018-2022 Trustee position. Ira moved to Erie 14 years ago after marrying his wife Karen who is a Erie native and together they live in Old Town and are helping to raise their grandson. With a love for Colorado and especially Old Town, he decided to run for Trustee. A former professor at the University of Colorado and originally from New York City, Ira’s motto is A THOUGHTFUL LISTENER FOR ERIE TRUSTEE.
In this episode
  • The Man originally from New York City, then living in Arizona and finally Erie, Ira has a very diverse background and has done many things in his life to prepare him for Trustee.
  • The Reason  His passion for education, being a great listener and wanting to help make change inspired him to run for Trustee.
  • The Plans  Ira desires a grocery store in Old Town that residents could walk to or bike to, he has a plan for some low-income housing in Erie and he believes all residents should have high-speed access and will work to bring it to Erie.
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