Since 2011, I've been driving an electric car because of the many benefits they offer; improving our national security (not sending oil profits to counties who don’t share our values and sometimes funnel money to terrorist organizations), our economy (creating jobs by installing and maintaining infrastructure), and our environment (providing cleaner air). And this is before the all the money I save on gas and instant torque of the electric motor kicks in.Read more
You've heard it before: Government doesn't listen to the people, my voice doesn't matter, etc…
I hope the following story changes your mind.
I recently received an email that started like this:
“Hi Councilman Goodrich,
We put your election campaign sign in our front yard and voted for you during the Torrance City Council Election in June. I need your help to improve a dangerous street condition in our city…”Read more
I know it’s often difficult to find time to keep up with what our City is doing or schedule a meeting at City Hall, so I’m bringing City Hall to you. Tomorrow, I will be holding community office hours at the Wilson Park Farmer’s Market and staffing a table in the middle of the vendor area from 8:00-9:45am.Read more
It’s been a little while since I last wrote, but that’s due to being so busy tending to duties such as business openings, meeting with constituents, and extensive research and reading on all aspects of City Government. But I’m not the only one hard at work- perhaps you noticed all the road improvement projects over the last few months? While there’s still much to be done on this front, major progress is being made.