Linda Laborin

Key Facts

Status Incumbent

Background

Linda Laborin attended Glendale Community College, Estrella Mountain College, Phoenix Community College, ASU West, and the ASU Main, and was a participant of Tolleson Citizens Police Academy [5]. Laborin is a former Tolleson Elementary School employee [3] and has worked with Tolleson Elementary School District for 20 years [6]. 

She has held numerous leadership positions and committee positions with the Tolleson Education Association [3]. She is a member of Hispanic Elected Latino Officials, Women in Municipal Government, and National Association of Latino Elected Officials. She has served on the District Advisory Council for Paraprofessionals and worked for Salvation Army Food Drive [1]. Laborin is a member of the National League of Cities and has earned the Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Platinum certificates for her completion of the National League of Cities Training Institute [1]. Currently, Laborin is retired [5].

Key Issues

Water

Laborin supports water conservation efforts to prepare for drought [2] and wants to implement a regional water treatment plant [5]. 

Infrastructure

Laborin wants to bring more grocery stores to Tolleson and increase population numbers in less populated areas [2]. She wants to lower traffic and ensure freeway access is easier. Lastly, she believes in protecting undeveloped land and using it for retail stores, etc [5].  

Housing

Laborin supports the development of affordable housing, especially for younger families. Laborin also wants the abandoned homes due to the senior population to be torn down and rebuilt. She supports the rehabilitation of homes in need of repair [5].

Endorsements

No endorsements could be found. 

Sources

1 Tolleson AZ
2 AZ Central
3 Facebook
4 LinkedIn
5 West Valley News
6 AZ Central