Meet the candidates - Alfred Boyer

April 25, 2001

Meet the candidates - Alfred Boyer

Alfred W. Boyer

Age: 65

Address: 1142 The Terrace

Party: Republican

Occupation: Council member since 1997. Retired external affairs manager for Western Maryland for Bell Atlantic, which is now Verizon.

On the issues:

- Supports continued development of Hagerstown's Fairgrounds Park.

- Supports offering tax incentives to property owners who convert their buildings into homes and apartments for "upscale residents" as a way to revitalize downtown.

- Supports city funding for a new or significantly renovated minor league baseball stadium.

- Wants to "resist tax increases."

- Supports a city subsidy to Community Rescue Service on a "nonrecurring basis."

- Supports a proposed downtown Civil War museum.


- Supports Discovery Station, a planned downtown interactive science center.

"I'm a conservative working as diligently as I possibly can to make things happen and resist the need for tax increases."

Tomorrow: Richard G. Everhart

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