Letter – Torre for fiscal responsibility

Published 4:55 pm Tuesday, October 24, 2023

Editor, The Smithfield Times:

I am writing to express my wholehearted support for Chris Torre’s candidacy for the position of District 1 on the Isle of Wight County Board of Supervisors. In an era where responsible governance is paramount, Chris Torre embodies the values that our community needs.

One of the most commendable aspects of Chris Torre’s platform is his unwavering commitment to fiscal responsibility. In an age when public funds are more precious than ever, his experience in and dedication to prudent financial management is a breath of fresh air. Chris understands that every taxpayer dollar should be spent wisely, and he is determined to ensure that our local government remains financially accountable. With Chris in office, we can trust that our hard-earned money will be managed with the utmost care, benefiting our entire community.

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Another compelling reason to support Chris Torre is his vision for planned and managed growth. Our community is constantly evolving, faster than any of us could have imagined, and it is crucial that we strike a balance between development and preserving our unique character. Chris considers the needs of our community and his approach will help us navigate the challenges of development while maintaining the quality of life we cherish.

Furthermore, Chris Torre’s track record speaks volumes about his dedication to public service. His past involvement in community groups such as the Board of Historic & Architectural Review, the VFW, the local Rotary club and more, and his tireless efforts to improve our neighborhoods showcase his commitment to making our community a better place to live.

In conclusion, Chris Torre is the candidate who embodies the qualities we need in a Board of Supervisors member. By electing Chris Torre for District 1, we can be confident that our community will be in good hands. I urge my fellow citizens to join me in filling in the bubble and writing in Chris Torre, casting our votes for a more responsible future for our community.


Brandon Henderson