Election 2013 questionnaire response: Brian Kendrick, Ward 5

[We sent your questions to all the Election 2013 candidates. We are posting their unedited responses in the order that they’re received. – Ed.] 

Brian Kendrick, candidate for Ward 5
Brian Kendrick, candidate for Ward 5

1. In the context of our City’s growth, how will you support the development of existing communities as opposed to new neighbourhoods?



2. How will you support and promote independent locally-owned businesses in Edmonton?


I am one. I will support them 100%

3. How will you support local food and urban agriculture in Edmonton?


I like farms.

4. How will you address Indigenous Edmontonians’ history and needs?


With resect.

5. How do you envision the public transit system evolution?


Straight up , its like a slug. I hope the new council can put the slug in high gear.

6. What will you do to better engage post-secondary research / students / faculty with the rest of the community?


Have to talk with them so I move in the right direction to help. Don’t like to waist time.

7. Councillor candidates: What is the biggest challenge your Ward faces? What solutions would you seek?


Private and public transportation. Some say pot holes,the walk bridge, and other issues. I say grab them all by the horns and kick butt. Clean them up and quit talking. Im tired of all the same crap every time I get involved. Hopefully the new council will get the lead out.

8. How can our readers learn more about your platform, contact you with questions or concerns, or get involved in your campaign?


vote for Brian Kendrick then put your seat belt on because you just shifted gears. Web kendrickward5.com Check out the television interviews on my web page or ctv.