COUNCILPERSON AT-LARGE

COUNCILWOMAN AT-LARGE

SUZANNE WOODARD JOHNSON

suzanne woodard


What the Councilperson At-Large Does

On November 2, 2015, I was elected by the citizens of the City of Burlington to serve as Councilwoman At-Large.  Sworn in on January 1, 2016, my four-year term expires on December 31, 2019.   As CouncilwomaN At-Large, I represent the interests of all City residents. Council members perform all appropriate functions with respect to City legislation, including:

  • Preparation of Municipal Budget
  • Writing and Passage of Ordinances to govern the City
  • Voice concerns and complaints of constituents (City residents)
  • Represent citizens while solving problems and planning for the future

For a more-detailed exposition of Council responsibilities, please see Council page.

 


TERM OF SERVICE

4 years, Jan. 1, 2016 to Dec. 31, 2019

EMPLOYMENT

Retired NJ Transit Superintendent

EDUCATION

Master of Public Administration degree

BA degree in Political Science

COMMUNITY

Ward 1 and City of Burlington activist, working on housing, redevelopment, recreation, and government relations issues