Mike Beaudreau Receives Two Additional Endorsements in Gwinnett County Commission Race

Gwinnett Commission Candidate Mike Beaudreau received the endorsement of the Gwinnett Professional Firefighters Association and Planning Commission member Chuck Warbington.

Lawrenceville, GA (PRWEB) July 26, 2004 -- The Gwinnett Professional Firefighters Association today endorsed Mike Beaudreau for the Gwinnett County Commission Third District seat. Beaudreau also received the endorsement of Third District Planning Commissioner Chuck Warbington.

Firefighters Association President Scott Chiles noted Beaudreau's commitment to public safety in the announcement. "Every time our group met with Mike, he appeared well informed on public safety issues. We feel that he will bring a breath of fresh air to the County Commission. He is the candidate that will best represent homeowners' interests, and is the best man for the job."

Commissioner Warbington said, "I am pleased to endorse Mike for the County Commissioner in the Third District. Making decisions on zoning and land use are a big part of a commissioner's job. As a graduate of the Atlanta Regional Commission Community Planning Academy, he has an excellent background for deciding quality of life issues."

Beaudreau commented, "I welcome the support of the Firefighters Association. Firefighters have a difficult job, and if elected, I want to make sure they have the resources needed to properly protect Gwinnett citizens."

He further noted, "Commissioner Warbington's endorsement adds to the growing number of present and former planning commissioners supporting my campaign. All of these individuals recognize the need for a county commissioner that will be open minded and fair to homeowners when making land use decisions."

The two endorsements are the latest in the growing number of individuals and groups backing Beaudreau. He has also been endorsed by the Gwinnett Group of the Sierra Club, Loganville City Council member Sara Bacon, Snellville Planning Commissioner John Desselle, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, former Gwinnett Planning Commissioner Teresa Cantrell, and other community leaders.

About Mike Beaudreau

Mike Beaudreau is running for the Republican nomination as Gwinnett County District 3 Commissioner. After receiving the most votes for the position in the July 20th primary election, Beaudreau is in a runoff, with the race to be decided on August 10th.

Mike is a National Accounts Manager for Ricoh Corporation, and has served as second vice chairman of the Gwinnett Republican party. He graduated Cum Laude from Clemson University's College of Business and Public Affairs in 1997, and completed additional studies at Georgetown University. He and his wife Tegwen live in the Grayson/Lawrenceville area of the county.

For further information on the Beaudreau for Commissioner campaign, visit www.mike04.com .

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