Monthly Archives: May 2011

Guaranteed Employment in Charlottesville!

Imagine a world where — instead of unemployment, under-employment, and poverty; instead of wages so low that people can’t afford to live where they work; and instead of 60-hour work weeks — everybody who wanted to work had a decent … Continue reading

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June 3rd- meet the candidate and COMMUNITY dinner

Free Community Dinner and Meet City Council Candidate Brandon Collins June 3rd 7:00 pm Random Row Bookstore 315 W. Main St. Come meet me in person, enjoy a free community meal, and hear some tunes! We’ll have plenty of time … Continue reading

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Additions to “Hop on the Bus”

After engaging more of the public and gaining more information on the Transportation Development Plan I have a couple of notes and additions to my position. The first- I am somewhat relieved that the TDP is not set in stone, … Continue reading

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Hop on the Bus! My approach to public transportation

contact Brandon (434) 249-3312 brandoncollins@comcast.net Early on in this campaign almost everyone I have spoken to has given thoughts on ways to improve public transit in Charlottesville. There are 2 major groups of people that we want to give access … Continue reading

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Clean Energy and Free Speech

contact Brandon at (434) 249-3312 brandoncollins@comcast.net Dominion Power held its shareholders meeting at the Boar’s Head Inn this morning. I tagged along with various environmentalists to a demonstration sponsored by PACE (People’s Alliance for Clean Energy). The event was certainly … Continue reading

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Water Supply Thoughts

Today the Daily Progress ran an article about the potential for a new council to change the current trajectory of the water supply plan. I have been talking with many knowledgeable people about the plan, and the alternatives, and had … Continue reading

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some more media from Brandon

contact Brandon at (434) 249-3312 brandoncollins@comcast.net Brandon on the “Schilling Show” May 3rd- discussing bin Laden, socialism, voting rights, and tricked into short answers on what I think about Mao, Reagan, and City Council- live from the belly of the … Continue reading

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