• Recruited the Midtown Publix
  • Recruited the MoonPie General Store
  • Recruited the Austal
  • Recruited the Crichton Popeyes
  • Closed and is closing ditches in Trinity Gardens
  • Will correct flooding on Grand Blvd this year
  • Funds to correct flooding on Dohn and Florida St
  • Funding for sidewalks along Old Shell Rd
  • Created New Years Eve Moonpie Drop with $5.4m impact
  • On the team that recruited Airbus, TK, and Cruise Ship
  • Sponsored Council CIP Fund
  • Transformed and beautified Mobile Street
  • First to hold community meetings
  • Created Citizens/Police Community Relations Committee
  • Established Tricentennial Park
  • sponsored the Three Mile Creek Greenway Initiative
  • Connected LeFlore & Washington schools with sidewalks
  • Made Figures Park the most diversified park in the city
  • Upgraded all parks and community centers in District 1
  • Resurfaced all streets in Beau Terra and Creek Circle
  • Gave citizens input in District 1 Comprehensive Plan
  • Helped to make Precinct 3 in District 1 among the safest
  • Brought basketball to Sage Park for the first time
  • Always leading on all issues
  • Un-bought, Unafraid, Un-Bossed
  • Led the way for districts to receive $3 million per year
  • Sponsored Ordinance for the Minorities to get 15% of contracts
  • Sponsored Ordinance to keep oil tanks out of neighborhoods
  • Affordable home subdivision in Crichton and Trinity Gardens
  • Low income senior apartments in Trinity Gardens
  • Resurfaced streets all over District 1
  • Led successfully Mobile's Movement For Freedom
  • Transformed Trinity Gardens from the worse to safest community
  • Outspoken community leader and advocate for nearly 50 years
  • Graduated from Carver State, Bishop State & Univ of So AL
  • Deacon, Sunday School Teacher, Associate Superintendent and Historian at Stone Street Baptist Church
  • Published the only record of Mobile's struggle to be free
  • Published seven books
  • A historian, Author, Political Scientist and Lecturer
  • One job, working for you
  • NOTE: All issues involving crime, litter, blight, pot-holes, abandoned houses, junk cars and overgrown properties are exclusively assigned, by law, to the office of the Mayor

Key Accomplishments

Tyree A. Richburg Third Police Precinct, located on St. Stephens Road in District 1.

The completed Satchel Paige Athletic Field is located in District 1 on Allison Street, next to Figures Community Center and Park and Le Flore High School.

Beautiful Lake Drive Tricentennial Park located in District 1 along Stanton Road at Three Mile Creek. It is the latest park in the City of Mobile.

The Virginia Dillard Smith Toulminville Library, located in Toulminville on Stanton Road, across from USA Hospital and next to Holloway Middle School.

A small portion of Nall Street Drainage Project located in District 1, which runs across Mobile Street near Nall Street.

The popular Sprayground in Tricentennial Park, the only one of its kind in the city: a Fred Richardson envision.

 

  • Works Full Time, Every Day, For District 1
  • New Toulminville Library
  • Renovated Bush Park in Crichton
  • Completely Renovated Aaron Park in Toulminville
  • Affordable Home Subdivision in Trinity Gardens (TG)
  • Affordable Home Subdivision on Weems Dr. in Crichton
  • New Apartment for Seniors on 1st Ave., Trinity Gardens
  • New 3rd Precinct & Service Center in Toulminville
  • New Lake Dr. Tricentennial Park in Toulminville
  • Police Recruiting Office in Toulminville
  • New pool at Figures Park
  • New Satchel Paige Multi-Purpose Park in Toulminville
  • Pedestrian Bridge Over Three Mile Creek on Fillingim St.
  • Dotch Community Center in Trinity Gardens (TG)
  • Renovated Tricksey Senior Center in TG
  • New Mill Street Park in Crichton
  • Dredged & Lined Three Mile Creek & Nall St. Ditch
  • Corrected Flooding at Sage Ave. & Dauphin St.
  • Corrected Flooding at Florida St. & Springhill Ave.
  • Corrected Flooding throughout Midtown
  • Added Street Lights Throughout District 1
  • Paved Streets Throughout District 1
  • Weed & Seed Program in District 1
  • Monthly Neighborhood Beat Meetings
  • Crime At An All Time Low In District 1
  • Michael C. Dow Amphitheater in TG
  • Kayte Street Drainage Project Completed
  • Ditches Cleaned, Junk cars & Trash Removed
  • Trade Missions Created 50,000 New Jobs