Mayor Jeff Worrell will celebrate his 54th birthday by announcing his candidacy for another term as Mayor of the Town of Pulaski.
According to Worrell, serving the citizens of the Town of Pulaski as Mayor has been a great honor and privilege, and he would like to continue this work. He stated that the town has been through a lot during his term.
Since he’s been Mayor, the Town of Pulaski has endured a blizzard, a flood, a tornado, and a derecho.
“We’ve not only recovered from these natural disasters, we’ve prospered along the
way,” said Worrell.
In a news release sent out by Worrell, he noted the various accomplishments Pulaski has achieved over the past few years, despite the hardships the town has endured.
“The Raymond F. Ratcliffe Transportation Museum is at long last a reality, and turned out better than we dreamed,” Worrell said. “Falls Stamping and Welding has purchased the former Renfro Building, MTM has expanded at the Maple Shade, and Bluebird Resin’s has expanded to the former Jefferson Yarns Hill Plant.”
He also noted that West Main Street LLC has purchased historic buildings downtown for mixed use. According to Worrell, there are other Main Street investments in the works, James Hardie continues to grow and expand.
He also said the town is making significant investments in critical infrastructure with upgrades to the water plant and raw water pump station. They’ve also been successful in attracting grant funds for other projects.