Character Background Sheet
You have been Mayor of Ruralville for six years. Your job is to protect the health and welfare of the community and its citizens and to make sure the interests of the community are considered as Superfund decisions are made.
You are a well-respected member of the community. Most of the townspeople believe you have done good things for Ruralville. Your purpose at the meeting is to demonstrate the leadership residents expect from their Mayor and to ensure the continuing economic well-being of the community, as well as the safety of its citizens.
You support town growth and have helped several small businesses get established in the community. Some people credit you with being instrumental in Flowing Railroad's decision to open its Flow Automations factory in Ruralville. The factory employs many of the people who work in Ruralville. In fact, some of them originally worked for the Flowing Railroad and were retrained so they could work at the new factory.
Your family is very important to you. You are especially close to your oldest child who happens to be married to the president of Flow Automations.
You lead the meeting.