For too long Orem’s citizens have been
isolated from most of City government. The following are my goals to keep Orem citizens more included and in control of their
-I will propose a new transparency policy
that will force the actions of the City to become more easily accessible and understandable.
-I believe that when it comes to the spending
of taxpayers’ money, the taxpayers should be involved in the process. If the City decides to spend over a threshold
amount of taxpayers’ money, the citizens should be informed and invited to share their concerns and opinions. I recognize
the amount of time that it will take out of the City’s schedule, but I believe that citizen participation in the process
takes priority over concerns about any overly full meeting agenda.