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Denton 2020 City Council Candidate Survey

The following survey was created by Texas Campaign for the Environment and Denton Conservation Alliance for the purpose of nonpartisan voter education on local environmental issues. The survey was distributed to all 2020 Denton City Council and Mayoral Candidates. Candidate responses are organized by district/place.   Candidate Survey Responses (By District/Place):   District 1     […]

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Denton Mayoral Candidate Responses

  Candidates Keely Briggs Gerard Hudspeth Michael Mitchell   Issues 1. Local Climate Impacts 2. Gas Drilling and Development Setbacks 3. Renewable Commitments 4. Landfill Expansion & Zero Waste 5. Land Development and Green Spaces 6. Community Engagement   Survey Responses   1. Local Climate Impacts What are your greatest concerns about the impacts of climate change on […]

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Denton District 2 Candidate Responses

  Candidates Jon Hohman Connie Baker Daniel Clanton Ronnie Anderson Kady Finley   Issues 1. Local Climate Impacts 2. Gas Drilling and Development Setbacks 3. Renewable Commitments 4. Landfill Expansion & Zero Waste 5. Land Development and Green Spaces 6. Community Engagement   Survey Responses   1. Local Climate Impacts What are your greatest concerns about the impacts […]

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Denton Place 5 Candidate Responses

  Candidates Deb Armintor Rick Baria   Issues 1. Local Climate Impacts 2. Gas Drilling and Development Setbacks 3. Renewable Commitments 4. Landfill Expansion & Zero Waste 5. Land Development and Green Spaces 6. Community Engagement   Survey Responses   1. Local Climate Impacts What are your greatest concerns about the impacts of climate change on Denton and […]

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Denton Place 6 Candidate Responses

  Candidates Paul Meltzer Liam York Jim Mann   Issues 1. Local Climate Impacts 2. Gas Drilling and Development Setbacks 3. Renewable Commitments 4. Landfill Expansion & Zero Waste 5. Land Development and Green Spaces 6. Community Engagement   Survey Responses   1. Local Climate Impacts What are your greatest concerns about the impacts of climate change on […]

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Denton District 1 Candidate Responses

  Candidates George Ferrie Birdia Johnson   Issues 1. Local Climate Impacts 2. Gas Drilling and Development Setbacks 3. Renewable Commitments 4. Landfill Expansion & Zero Waste 5. Land Development and Green Spaces 6. Community Engagement   Survey Responses   1. Local Climate Impacts What are your greatest concerns about the impacts of climate change on Denton and […]

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Ask Your US Congressional Representative to Fight Plastic Pollution

A comprehensive new Congressional bill to tackle the plastic pollution crisis was recently introduced in Congress. We need your help to move it forward. The Break Free from Plastic Pollution Act would: Phase out throwaway plastics made from fossil fuels; Hold the plastic industry responsible for its waste, and Pause construction on any new plastic-making […]

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Open Letter to the Texas Railroad Commission – Stop Flaring and Venting

May 4, 2020 Dear Chairman Christian and Commissioners Craddick and Sitton, The first 15 words of the mission of the Texas Railroad Commission are: “Our mission is to serve Texas by our stewardship of natural resources and the environment…” Historically, the greatest success to this end was the Texas Railroad Commission’s elimination of flaring in […]

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Houston voters head back to the polls

As the fourth largest city in the country and a global leader in energy and business, Houston has enormous potential to set a positive example for other cities in environmental policy. Recycling has been one issue at the heart of Houston’s environmental programs and our focus at TCE since recycling is not just good for […]

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Richardson City Council Elections – Survey of candidates and voting info

This questionnaire was created by Texas Campaign for the Environment Fund (TCE Fund) and our Richardson supporters in order to provide the public with direct responses from Richardson city council candidates on important environmental topics.

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