2011-02-24 / Local & State

Bard Announces Candidacy For Commissioner

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Travis O. Bard Travis O. Bard Travis O. Bard announces his candidacy for Fulton County commissioner on the Democratic ticket in the primary election.

Travis is 43 years of age, single and resides at 601 Lincoln Way East, McConnellsburg. He is a lifelong resident of Fulton County and a graduate of McConnellsburg High School. He has been in the construction industry for 24 years, with knowledge of blueprints and contract documents. He has worked on small commercial jobs to large multi-million-dollar jobs. Currently, he is employed by the Harold Brake Co., St. Thomas, as a heavy equipment operator.

Bard has served on Borough Council for eight years and is currently serving as president. His background and experience will serve the county by completing current and future projects.

“With today’s economy and the cost of living on the increase, we must keep our spending under control. Any tax increase, no matter how small, creates a burden on our senior citizens and county residents. We must spend our money on what it takes to operate an efficient county and to benefit all of our Fulton County residents,” Bard said.

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