Every candidate is given the opportunity to answer our candidate questionnaire. Below are the answers to the questions this candidate chose to answer as submitted.
Political Party: Nonpartisan
Education: 2 year of college Criminal Juctice
Office Running For: Palm Bay City Council Seat 3
Current Employment: Business Owner of Foster Experts, LLC, (Law Enforcement Experts witness firm)
Where are you from: Brooklyn New york
Are you a Veteran? If so which branch and rank? U.S. Air Force and Retired rank – Staff Sergeant
Why are you running: Restore integrity to Palm Bay City Council and City Government and making Palm Bay to the best city to live in Florida.
What are your top three priorities if you are elected:
1) Ensure public safety throughout our community, parks, recreation and City Hall facilities.
2) Bring jobs, businesses, and economic development to Palm Bay.
3) Strengthen infrastructure, including water, sewer, roads, information systems, fire and police.
What do you think is the number 1 problem in your district related to the office you are running for:
The number one problem in Palm Bay, is city infrastructure (water, road and street lights, and economic developments.
How will you involve your constituents in your decision making: City Councilman is a part time job, but I will be a Full time City Councilman and I will make it easy for my constituents to contact at anytime. I have community forums and Town Halls meeting in Palm bay.
Do you plan to run for a higher office: No other office, Just want to serve Palm Bay.
How will you address infrastructure in your district: I will fix, what needs to be fixed and stop kicking the can the road.
start building for Palm Bay future of this decade.
How will you address crime in your district? I have over 25 year experience in Law enforcement as a Deputy U.S. Marshal and Police Officer.
1) Community Policing is the Key and supporting Palm Bay Police department.
2) Keeping palm bay safe with update Security Technology.
3) City Crime Stopper Program just for Palm Bay.
How will you address affordable housing? Expand affordable housing for Palm Bay’s working families, including rent control.
How will you address environmental concerns in your district?: Follow state laws and protect the local environment, including our Indian River Lagoon and Turkey Creek. build a strong city infrastructure. The city need to look at Solar power for building and City electric cars.
Why are you a better choice than your opponents:I am a Veteran who served over 20 years in the Military and Law enforcement. I have seen good government and bad government. I have over 28 years of service with Integrity in the United States. My City Council seat will belong palm bay constituents and palm bay city employees, not a special interest group.
The second reason why i am the better choice because I have integrity, my opponent stated that he Sold His Soul to the Devil Taking $10,000 in Illegal Campaign Funds From Joe Aguiar.
What is your past political experience:
I have served on the following Palm Bay City Board.
1) Library Advisory Board
2) Recreation Advisory Board
3) Infrastructure Advisory and Oversight Board
Opponents and the media research public records, police reports, credit information and do other background checks in an effort to discover tax liens, lawsuits, arrest records and other unfortunate things. Are there any issues your opponent could use against you that you wish to disclose:
Are there any other comments you’d like to make? Integrity matters if serving in City Government and Palm Bay City Council, Please vote for Randy Foster, so we can move Palm Bay forward.
Please list any websites or social media links to your campaign if you have any: