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Fenwick held a forum on July 19 2009 detailing his opposition to the Meadowcreek Parkway<ref name=ctjulyforum>[http://cvilletomorrow.typepad.com/charlottesville_tomorrow_/2009/07/fenwick.html Council candidate holds forum highlighting opposition to Meadowcreek Parkway; Blames Albemarle for its growth and lack of road building] [[Brian Wheeler]], [[Charlottesville Tomorrow]], July 19, 2009.</ref>.
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===Campaign policy positions===
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'''McIntire Park'''
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*Fenwick is opposed to the building of the [[YMCA]] on the western end of [[McIntire Park]], the temporary displacement of the [[Dogwood Festival]], as well as the potential removal of a public wading pool that could be displaced by the Parkway’s [[Meadowcreek Parkway Interchange|interchange with the Route 250 bypass]].  
  
==Policy positions==
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'''Meadowcreek Parway'''
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*Fenwick held a forum on July 19 2009 detailing his opposition to the [[Meadowcreek Parkway]]<ref name=ctjulyforum>[http://cvilletomorrow.typepad.com/charlottesville_tomorrow_/2009/07/fenwick.html Council candidate holds forum highlighting opposition to Meadowcreek Parkway; Blames Albemarle for its growth and lack of road building] [[Brian Wheeler]], [[Charlottesville Tomorrow]], July 19, 2009.</ref>.
  
Fenwick is opposed to the building of the [[YMCA]] on the western end of the park, the temporary displacement of the [[Dogwood Festival]], as well as the potential removal of a public wading pool that could be displaced by the Parkway’s [[Meadowcreek Parkway Interchange|interchange with the Route 250 bypass]]. Fenwick also said he was a supporter of adding [[dredging]] into the community water supply plan.   
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'''Community Water Supply Plan'''
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*Fenwick also said he was a supporter of adding [[dredging]] into the [[community water supply plan]].   
  
Another important issue Fenwick said he would promote is economic development. He told the media at his campaign launch that he will announce specific steps he would like to see the City take in order to create jobs.  
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'''Economic Development & Jobs'''
 
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*Another important issue Fenwick said he would promote is economic development. He told the media at his campaign launch that he will announce specific steps he would like to see the City take in order to create jobs.  
At a press conference at his home on July 2, 2009 he shared his three-part platform for promoting local job growth. Fenwick recommends:
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*At a press conference at his home on July 2, 2009 he shared his three-part platform for promoting local job growth. Fenwick recommends:
 
#encouraging people to buy homes,  
 
#encouraging people to buy homes,  
 
#hiring people to operate and repair City infrastructure,  
 
#hiring people to operate and repair City infrastructure,  
 
#and providing tax relief for new businesses.<ref name=ctjulypressconf>[http://cvilletomorrow.typepad.com/charlottesville_tomorrow_/2009/07/fenwick-.html Candidate Bob Fenwick announces agenda for creating local jobs] Brian Wheeler & Julia Glendening, [[Charlottesville Tomorrow]] July 7, 2009</ref>.
 
#and providing tax relief for new businesses.<ref name=ctjulypressconf>[http://cvilletomorrow.typepad.com/charlottesville_tomorrow_/2009/07/fenwick-.html Candidate Bob Fenwick announces agenda for creating local jobs] Brian Wheeler & Julia Glendening, [[Charlottesville Tomorrow]] July 7, 2009</ref>.
  
==Websites==
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==External links==
 
Fenwick has outlined many of his positions on a number of websites that are listed below:
 
Fenwick has outlined many of his positions on a number of websites that are listed below:
 
*[http://www.SaveMcIntire.com http://www.SaveMcIntire.com]
 
*[http://www.SaveMcIntire.com http://www.SaveMcIntire.com]

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2009 Election

Bob Fenwick is an independent candidate for the Charlottesville City Council during the 2009 Election. Fenwick, a member of the McIntire Park Preservation Committee, launched his campaign announcement on the steps of his downtown-area home on May 15, 2009[1]. He said his candidacy would be a referendum on the Meadowcreek Parkway.

Campaign policy positions

McIntire Park

Meadowcreek Parway

Community Water Supply Plan

Economic Development & Jobs

  • Another important issue Fenwick said he would promote is economic development. He told the media at his campaign launch that he will announce specific steps he would like to see the City take in order to create jobs.
  • At a press conference at his home on July 2, 2009 he shared his three-part platform for promoting local job growth. Fenwick recommends:
  1. encouraging people to buy homes,
  2. hiring people to operate and repair City infrastructure,
  3. and providing tax relief for new businesses.[3].

External links

Fenwick has outlined many of his positions on a number of websites that are listed below:

Notes