Chris Sutton Announces Candidacy For Springfield Mayor
SPRINGFIELD TENNESSEE: (Smokey Barn News) – Chris Sutton, a long time Springfield resident, has announced his candidacy for Mayor of Springfield in the 2016 election. Sutton is the first to announce his candidacy for the role.
Billy Paul Carneal currently holds the office which will end in November of 2016. There is no official word on whether Carneal will run for reelection for the office he has held for many years. The following release was provided by Sutton.
“I was raised in Springfield. This is where I went to school, started my professional career, and am raising my little girl. I love this city, and so, encouraged by family and friends, I have decided to run for Mayor of Springfield. I want to spend my time continuing to make this great city an even better place to live.” I want to make Springfield a place for business and young families to grow. I want people to stay and want to grow here.
Sutton has a long history of community and civic business in Springfield and has already earned the support of various community and political leaders. He has not chosen his campaign staff as of yet.
“I have known Chris since he was a little guy and not only is he a good man, but he also has the necessary vision and business experience to lift Springfield even higher, Chris has had ups and downs and he will know how to get Springfield back on the map’’. Said a local politician.
Sutton and his dad were named “Builder Architect of the year in 2007” in recognition of his attention to detail and commitment to doing things right. He has served on boards and committees for Construction and Real Estate. Most notably, he was one of the larger builders in the state of Tennessee.
Sutton, a graduate of Jo Byrns, started his Construction and Real Estate Career. He has managed his own construction company and real estate company for the past 10 years. An active member of charity’s. He is a single dad of Millie Ann Sutton.
Sutton was approached by local business and community leaders and encouraged to run for Mayor. Sutton is happy to announce his candidacy as mayor of the city he loves. As mayor he hopes to build upon the success Springfield has experienced in recent years by drawing new jobs to the city and improving the quality of life for Springfield citizens.
I hope to have your support and vote,
Chris Sutton 615-878-5178
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