Kevin Burkart is running for Prior Lake City Council.
He is a fiscal conservative with a progressive social stance who recognizes that much of what he's become is because of growing up in Prior Lake. His dedication to his community is the catalyst for his run.
Kevin hopes to work for, to serve and to represent the place where he grew up and the place he still calls home.
Voting will take place on Election Day—Tuesday, November 8, 2016.
Small Business and Community Development
As an entrepreneur himself, Kevin wants to encourage individual innovation and the creation of small businesses to drive employment and economic opportunity, especially in this district. He believes entrepreneurship is the most effective channel for wealth distribution and our tax and other policies should encourage people to invest in themselves and their ideas to create new opportunities.
Roads and bridges are critical to connecting Scott County to the rest of the metro area. A well functioning infrastructure allows businesses to connect to consumers and people to commute in for work. It seems every year flooding closes highways and bridges causing the people and businesses in the area to lose time and money. If Scott County is to become a leading economic engine for the state and have the most livable communities in the metro area, we need to invest in infrastructure to support new businesses and make commuting easier and more efficient.
Maintain a Small Town Feel
Provide assets for downtown to thrive
Prior Lake, Minnesota, August 8, 2016 – Today Kevin Burkart filed for and officially announced his candidacy for a seat on the Prior Lake City Council. Kevin, age 45, has been a resident of Prior Lake since 1974. He is married to Laura Burkart (Dauffenbach), also a Prior Lake native. After graduating from Prior Lake public […]