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Jon Brayshaw – Exemplary Role Model
When comparing candidate selections, one of the qualities
that really stands out to me is the exemplary role model that Jon Brayshaw has
been while leading the Town.
Through stressful times he has remained positive, strong and
stayed on course with respect for the wishes of the voters. Despite political challenges and some
heartache, he continues to display great integrity and has the ability to see and
share the positive in all.
His leadership in addition to that of Selectman, Ed Bailey
has brought a broad range of professional knowledge, experience and insight
that has proven to be essential in avoiding unwanted circumstances that could
have resulted in extraordinary expenses, unforeseen by others.
They have carefully weighed options, have not been too proud
to listen to others and have creatively delivered the best of both worlds to
the townspeople by saving taxpayers money, increasing tax revenue to the Town,
creating job opportunities and recreation while at the same time preserving Middlefield’s
Their exemplary display of leadership has earned my