Making a Difference

Nate Craig upholds many core, progressive values.  Along with the Green Party, Nate Craig embraces environmental sustainability, economic and social justice and will work towards government accountability. Read on to learn more of the issues Nate Craig will work to tackle as Mayor.

  • Task force for affordable housing

Sixteen organizations in the community took initiative to create an Affordable Housing Task Force. The fact that the biggest organizations in Phoenixville are working to create so much momentum behind this task force encourages me so much as both a citizen and as a candidate running for Mayor!  Among other initiatives, this shows me that I am in the right place. 

  • Fix tax increases by eliminate LERTA: no developer subsidies

Nate Craig is truly passionate about ending corporate welfare. There is no reason for developers to receive hundreds of thousands in tax breaks as taxpayers’ tax rates increase. Let’s fight to end developer subsidies.  It costs us tax revenue that regular residents end up footing the bill for.  In the end, that will push seniors and normal working people out of Phoenixville.  Undoing LERTA It is a long, involved process, but as Mayor, Nate Craig will work day in and day out to find ways to end these unnecessary subsidies and create positive change. Nate Craig aims to work towards a better political economy, and will keep working until a better balance is reached.

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  • Environment and EAC

Nate Craig is a proud environmentalist and will push forward to a future of cleaner energy throughout the Borough. There are very serious issues that have been impacting residents as more open space is developed. As Mayor, Nate Craig will address over-development and renewable infrastructure head on, and rally the support of the community to bring about change. To find out more about this issue, as well as others, please read the blog https://mayornate.wordpress.com/ and do not hesitate to get in touch.

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  • Tenant Rights

Nate Craig is proud to support and push for changing the way tenants are treated throughout Phoenixville. Bad landlords create issues that have been impacting residents for decades. Nate Craig will address this issue head on, by rallying the support of residents to tell Borough Council to create a Tenant Rights Authority. If you would like to find out more information about this issue, as well as others, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

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