Mayor Murphy appears at 20:30.
Reece Gardner Hour Featuring Mayor BJ Murphy
August 12 2013
Join Reece and I as we discuss:
Interview begins at 26:00.
Reece and I covered:
– Street resurfacing
– Amtrak service
– Governor’s race and impact on electric issues
– Planning updates (CDBG, updating UDO, Arts & Cultural District, demolishing blight)
– Monthly newsletter: www.BJMurphy.org
– Sewer expansion
– $0.25 sales tax on ballot
– Paying our obligations
– Fund balance
– S. Queen St. bridges
– 2013 Mayor’s race
This week on the Reece Gardner Hour, Reece and I discuss recent headlines, Mayor’s internship program, 2013 Mayor’s race, street resurfacing funding increase, technology improvements at the City (kiosks, online applications and social media), future political office, Section 5 of the Civil Rights Act, endorsement of Pat McCrory (Gov), Dan Forest (Lt Gov), John Bell (NC House) and David Rouzer (US House), partnership with the Arts Council for a $100,000 grant, revitalization efforts, MLK corridor improvements, demolition by neglect.
You should see some significant improvements from City Hall on out over the next four or five years.
My interview begins at 29:15.
Live interview with local TV host Reece Gardner begins at 17:20. We had a fun time discussing state and local elections for 2012 and a few other topics. Reece is a legend in is own time. I thoroughly enjoy being a guest on his show.
Reece Gardner – April 10 2012
This week on the Reece Gardner Hour, Reece and I discuss water/sewer improvements, annexation, 2012 in Kinston, nonpartisan elections, NCGA subcommittee on electric rates, merging city/county services more.
View other Reece Gardner interviews here.
My interview with Reece begins at 26:35. Topics covered are the mayoral veto referendum, utility bills new City Manager, Tony Sears, and more.
Reece November 1 2011