Category Archives: 2011 City Council campaign

Doing the New Job

I haven’t posted any new material to this site for several months. The explanation is quite simple: most of my time has been dedicated, first, seeking election to Iowa City’s city council and, second, doing the job well after having … Continue reading

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Promote Long Term Sustainability

[Note: This post can also be found on Facebook at “Jim Throgmorton for City Council” (www.facebook.com/Throg4IC?sk=app_190322544333196) in the Notes section of the left hand column.] Throg4IC Position Paper #4 When I served on the Iowa City Council back in the … Continue reading

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Overview of Candidacy

[Note: This post can also be found on Facebook at “Jim Throgmorton for City Council” (www.facebook.com/Throg4IC?sk=app_190322544333196) in the Notes section of the left hand column.] Throg4IC Position Paper #1 When first announcing my candidacy for the District C position on … Continue reading

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Ensure Good Jobs and a Strong Tax Base

[Note: This post can also be found on Facebook at “Jim Throgmorton for City Council” (www.facebook.com/Throg4IC?sk=app_190322544333196) in the Notes section of the left hand column.] Throg4IC Position Paper #3 The financial crisis that occurred in late 2008 continues to ripple … Continue reading

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Resolve Conflicts Skillfully

[Note: This post can also be found on Facebook at “Jim Throgmorton for City Council” (www.facebook.com/Throg4IC?sk=app_190322544333196) in the Notes section of the left hand column.] Throg4IC Position Paper #2: Resolve Conflicts Skillfully Conflicts will inevitably emerge within any place that … Continue reading

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Announcing Candidacy for City Council

[Note: This post can also be found on Facebook at “Jim Throgmorton for City Council” (www.facebook.com/Throg4IC?sk=app_190322544333196) under the “Notes” section in the left hand column.] Jim Throgmorton, a former city councilor and retired professor of urban planning at the University … Continue reading

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