Caraway Mayor running for reelection

Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Caraway Mayor Barry Riley plans to seek reelection.

Caraway Mayor Barry Riley announced following the Thursday, July 10, city council meeting that he would be seeking reelection.

Riley said the city has so many positive things going on right now and he would like to see those projects finished.

"We have started several rebuilding projects, we have our Main Street renovation, new businesses coming in and our Industrial Committee will be working to get a new factory in the Basler building," Riley said. I have really worked hard to start the rebuilding of this town and I want to stick around to see it through."

Riley said rebuilding the economy of Caraway is one of his main goals. He said with projects like the Veteran's Memorial completed with the help of citizens, new Main Street businesses, the formation of an Industrial Committee, a city website coming soon, and other projects Caraway is on its way back.

"I want to make this a thriving community again," Riley said. "I want to see Caraway grow and maintain its community pride."

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