Elect Douglas Torpy
Indian Harbour Beach City Council, seat 1
Experience. Leadership. Transparency.
I am Douglas Torpy, I am running for Seat 1 on the Indian Harbour Beach City Council in the November 7, 2023 election, and I want to earn your vote.
As a parent with children attending our local public schools and a homeowner, I have a deeply personal stake in the future and well-being of our City. My family values our community’s close-knit, small beach town atmosphere, and assuring the safety of our neighborhoods and preserving our sense of community are priorities close to my heart.
That’s why I am running for Seat 1 on the Indian Harbour Beach City Council.
As a successful business owner, I understand the need to look ahead, act proactively and find practical solutions. Upon election to Seat 1 of the Indian Harbour City Council, I will apply those concepts to our City’s management.
I believe in communication and collaboration, that listening and engaging others on issues to get things done. I also believe that our civic leaders must make informed decisions reflecting our core principles and protecting our community’s long-term well-being. If elected to Seat 1 of the Indian Harbour City Council, I will be guided by these principals in the administration of our City.
As a member of our City Council, I promise to be approachable, and to listen to and be responsive to your concerns.
Please vote for Douglas Torpy for Seat I, Indian Harbour Beach City Council on November 7, 2023.
Thank you for your support!
Skills Douglas Torpy Will Bring
I will bring a diverse set of skills and experiences to the City Council:
As a successful businessman I understand how to manage both financial and human resources.
As a Florida native, I appreciate Florida’s diverse natural environment, and am committed to preserving the Florida we all know and love for our children and grandchildren. As a member of organizations such as the National Turkey Federation and Coastal Conservation Association (CCA) of Florida, I have worked towards preserving Florida’s environment.
I believe in giving back to my community and spending a lot of my free time volunteering. During the past spring, I was assigned the responsibility of creating plaques to honor the local business for their support towards our school's mural project. It was a gratifying experience.
I am eager to use my skills, knowledge and experiences to serve our community as a City Council member.
As we approach the Indian Harbour Beach City Council election, it is essential to understand where candidates stand on crucial issues that impact our community's well-being. Douglas Torpy is a dedicated candidate who seeks to bring about positive change while preserving the cherished small beach town atmosphere that makes our city unique. Here's a closer look at his stances on four key issues:
1) Protecting the Environment with Common Sense:
Douglas Torpy is committed to preserving the natural beauty and ecological diversity of Indian Harbour Beach. He advocates for a balanced approach that respects our environment while fostering responsible growth. Douglas understands the significance of safeguarding our beaches, protecting sea turtle nesting sites, and addressing concerns related to coastal erosion. He supports initiatives that promote sustainable practices and minimize the environmental impact while ensuring the well-being of our residents.
2) Spending Tax Dollars Wisely:
As a responsible leader, Douglas is dedicated to ensuring that tax dollars are used judiciously and effectively. He understands the importance of responsible fiscal management and will work diligently to prioritize budget allocation in a way that maximizes the benefits for our community. Douglas advocates for prudent spending on critical services, infrastructure, and projects that directly contribute to the city's growth and well-being.
3) Safety of the Community:
The safety and well-being of residents are paramount to Douglas Torpy. He is committed to working closely with law enforcement agencies to enhance public safety measures and address concerns related to crime prevention and community policing. Douglas believes in fostering a safe environment that allows residents to enjoy their homes, parks, and beaches without fear, creating a secure atmosphere for families to thrive.
4) Transparency and Open Dialogue:
Transparent governance is essential to build trust between city officials and the community they serve. Douglas Torpy firmly believes in fostering open dialogue and transparency in decision-making processes. As a council member, he will prioritize engaging with residents, seeking their input, and actively involving them in city matters. By promoting transparency and inclusivity, Douglas aims to create an environment where citizens' voices are heard, and decisions reflect the collective will of the community.