Together We Thrive
Vote Lesle Castellano For City Council


Together We Thrive

Highlights of Leslie's Economic and Social Policies


  • developing a publicly owned bank and community loan fund, creating small business incubators, and diversifying the job market with new job trainings

  • addressing neighborhood safety by introducing regular foot and bicycle patrols by police in neighborhoods

  • improving neighborhood parks and thoroughfares and establishing more community centers

  • proactively enforcing building codes to address neighborhood blight and loss of housing

  • developing innovative housing solutions

  • mandating regular trainings in equity and inclusion for city staff and police

  • creating opportunities for youth to participate in city government by establishing a youth caucus

  • initiating a sustainable purchasing policy for the city and developing plans that address long-term growth and sustainable development

  • supporting sanctuary initiatives