I will always put "Residents and Community First" in Winter Garden, where I will serve with integrity and honor. Please watch my candidate interview with the Orlando Sentinel Editorial Board where I face the tough questions that impact our community and our future in Winter Garden.
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The residents of Winter Garden deserve ethical leadership in all matters related to all of our city's communities. Robert “Bobby O” Olszewski will provide sincere leadership ethics through common sense management. He does not own any land in the city that needs to be developed and will not make a dime off of any vote that will come before the Winter Garden Commission. He will put the residents and the community’s interests first in all matters. This is accomplished by keeping your taxes low and removing bureaucratic obstacles for both residents and businesses alike while preserving our environment and natural resources. Elected officials often participate in a political game where they continue to get elected, and then lose sight that the residents of Winter Garden are the ones who they serve, not their friends in government and their personal business interests. Bobby’s record is rooted in dedication to the residents through ethical service to our community through smart, managed, community principled, and resident-centered growth.
The residents of Winter Garden will not solve its problems counting on government, but instead from the innovation and ingenuity of its own local private businesses and residents. It is important to have the faith of the people, as Robert “Bobby O” Olszewski will continue to foster a positive culture within our Winter Garden government to make you the top priority while engaging all residents and the communities they live in the decisions that affect our well-being. We in Winter Garden take pride in our quality of life by having a safe community, promoting education within our local schools, and building an Winter Garden community for current residents as well as future generations. "Bobby O" has the personal and professional character to create success for our communities in Winter Garden because he puts Residents and Community First.
Just like your own family sitting around the kitchen table making tough financial decisions with common sense strategies for your personal budget, that is the same sound fiscal discipline and leadership that Robert “Bobby O” Olszewski will bring as your Winter Garden Commissioner for District 3. Too often government officials find it very easy to spend your money because it is not their money. As a taxpayer of Winter Garden, Bobby knows that public dollars need to be managed wisely and efficiently because it is our money as residents. Being fiscally responsible means he will not kick the can down the road while playing politics with both developers and community residents.
Robert “Bobby O” Olszewski will continue to manage the budget by focusing on maintaining a sense of community in making development decisions. We can maintain our standing as the top destination along the West Orange Trail while maintaining the sense of community in our neighborhoods for our residents. We do not have to sacrifice quality of life in our neighborhoods while attracting new guests to our businesses in Winter Garden. As Commissioner for District 3, "Bobby O" will continue to promote Winter Garden as a viable solution for businesses to thrive well into the future by always looking at the long-term impact for our residents first and foremost. Financial responsibility also means that local government does not take the easy way out and simply increase taxes but instead, we look for effective savings in current operational expenses thus creating new revenue sources because Residents and Community First.
"Bobby O" will NOT raise your Winter Garden taxes and increase your Mileage Rate (which was just recently done). By electing Robert “Bobby O” Olszewski you will have a Commissioner for District 3 with the wisdom, courage, and strength to stop wasteful spending. Winter Garden cannot count on receiving more revenue from state and county government as it takes strong local financial leadership to lessen the tax burden on residents and businesses by managing our current tax revenues with genuine fiscal discipline. There is no question we are growing, but we have to wisely manage that growth with responsible financial decisions that give our residents the benefit and not special interests and developers all of the breaks. "Bobby O" does not own any land in the city that needs to be developed and will not make a dime off of any vote that will come before the Winter Garden Commission.
Robert “Bobby O” Olszewski is a business owner, a homeowner, and lives daily with the burden of increased taxes. Winter Garden residents know that taxes are increasingly penalizing your family, your business, and your home. It is hard enough to manage your personal finances without increasing your local taxes. "Bobby O" knows the way to enhance an economy, achieve sustainable growth, and personal prosperity is through lower taxes putting more resources into the pockets of the residents. In fact, Bobby has previously voted against all tax increases as a Winter Garden Commissioner and a State Representative. "Bobby O" will continue to take a common sense business approach along with having the courage to stand-up to wasteful spending, special favors, as well as pitting neighborhoods and development against each other because Residents and Community First
Robert “Bobby O” Olszewski knows that government’s primary goal is to keep our communities safe. Having a sound and effective police and fire departments benefits all communities to provide opportunities that can lead to success for our Winter Garden residents, guests, and businesses. The most fundamental role for a local government is to protect the security of the communities it serves. Public Safety also means keeping our commutes to and from our homes safe. Bobby will ensure that decisions will be made to avoid seeing how many more cars we can fit into already over-crowded roads.
As a graduate of the Winter Garden Citizen’s Police Academy, Bobby will continue to work together with our police and fire departments to ensure the safety of your family and property. It is always distressing to hear about a crime against a resident or business that could have been prevented. Criminals in Winter Garden need to understand that if you come here and commit a crime, you are going to be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. Bobby will continue to do everything possible as a Winter Garden Commissioner to ensure the protection, security and safety of our residents and property because Residents and Community First.