At Large Candidate: Reid Roberts Miller, Libertarian


1) What do you offer as a candidate?

A fresh look from an experienced citizen with common sense.

2) What does your district most need

from the City Council?

A serious effort to control the expansion of local government, and a

sincere effort at cutting expenses by eliminating unnecessary expenditures.

3) What's your opinion of the 2012

budget proposed by the mayor?

I believe

the mayor wants to do a good job. However, his 2012 budget does not adequately

address fundamental problems, such as mass transit and city infrastructure

4) What is your position on a

comprehensive smoking ban?

I believe

the government should not legislate personal choice.

5) Do you think the city needs more

police officers?

I think the

city needs to address crime by sponsoring real job training, and affording

real employment opportunities to people who would work if they could find a


6) Do you support increased funding for

public transit?


Mass transit is something local government should take very seriously, with a

comprehensive plan that provides for public transportation to and from all the

contiguous counties.

7) Do you think the streets and

sidewalks in your district are in good


There are

not enough sidewalks so there condition cannot be assessed. I think the streets

are fairly well maintained, however a better job of

preventative maintenance needs to be implemented.

8) Name one project that would most

benefit your district.

Very soon

Indianapolis will not have enough water to support everyone's needs. We need to

have a serious approach to the long term need for


9) What question do you wish we'd asked?

Why are you

running for City-Council...