In the News - 2009

Three new councilmen elected: Nawrocki, Kaufman and Garcia to join City Council
Pueblo Chieftain - Nov 4, 2009

In the race for the District 3 City Council race, political newcomer Leroy Garcia soundly defeated local activist Larry Fancher, 61-39 percent. [...] Garcia, a teacher at Pueblo Community College, said he felt he was going to do well, and was pleased to see it happen.

Editorial: Leroy Garcia
Pueblo Chieftain - Oct 13, 2009

"Some work needs to get done," Mr. Garcia says. "I'm a doer, which is one of the things I learned in the military." [...] Running for elected office for the first time, he seems to have a mature grasp of community needs. He embodies potential new civic leadership for Pueblo.