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Town Council Candidate Templeton To Hold Meet-and-Greet Thursday, Sept. 19, at Courtyard by Marriott

Templeton and his family.
Templeton and his family.

Sept. 17, 2013. Mark Templeton, candidate for Boone Town Council, has announced a meet-and-greet this Thursday at the Courtyard by Marriott hotel located at 1050 N.C. 105 in Boone.  The event will last from 5:30 to 8 p.m. and is listed as a casual gathering of friends and constituents. RSVP is appreciated but not imperative to mark24k@yahoo.com.

Templeton is a father, husband, business owner, and lifelong resident who wants to ensure that his family and yours grows up in a better Boone.  Born and raised in Boone, Mark earned his BA from Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn., before coming home to work in the family business.

Templeton states the mission he shares with the people of Boone is that of encouragement, fairness, promotion, and good stewardship.  

“We should encourage re-development to improve vacant and run down properties. Advocate for jobs to bring the private sector back to town. Ensure accountability and transparency to the people, those who live, work, and do business here. Communicate with the Appalachian community, the County, and other municipalities.  Be good stewards of tax dollars, bringing fairness and clarity to our UDO and 2030 plan,” said Templeton.

Templeton for Town Council recently release a new Facebook page located at https://www.facebook.com/votetempleton.  

“I encourage people to visit my Facebook page and view the issues, keep up with events, and share their thoughts for a better Boone,” Templeton said.

Templeton posted a campaign video update on his page this morning.  In which he says he received a very encouraging endorsement.