5 Questions in 5 Minutes: Councilmember Gary Swanson

5 Questions in 5 Minutes: Councilmember Gary Swanson

Councilmember Gary Swanson, 2023 – 2026

We sat down with our Councilmembers to ask them 5 questions in 5 minutes. Here’s what Councilmember Gary Swanson had to say.

1. What is your favorite thing about living in Foley?

“Just knowing everyone and having the assurance of neighbor helping neighbor when the situation arises.”

2. What motivated you to get involved with city government?

“I like the challenges of government and the accomplishments of helping people.”

3. What is the one thing you wish people knew about Foley?

“The hours and hard work it takes to accomplish the many good things that make a community great.”

4. What do you believe is the most pressing issue facing the City Council in 2017?

“We need to update our waste water pond system to be able to expand our industry and our residential properties. Also, add more Senior Assisted Living units.”

5. How awesome are the people that work at the City of Foley?

a. Extremely Awesome
b. Extraordinarily Awesome
c. Uniquely Awesome