Welcome. My name is Peter Westerholm and I’ve had the honor of serving East Nashville’s District 6 for the past four years as your representative on Nashville's Metro Council. As we look back on what we’ve accomplished - in District 6, in East Nashville, and Nashville as a whole – I am proud of the progress we have made on so many fronts.
2011-2015 Accomplishment Highlights
Yet there is still much to do. Here are the priorities for the next four years.
4 Conservation Overlay extensions
Partner Benefits for Metro employees
Strategic Plan and initial investments for Envision Cayce
Secured East Bank improvements
3 pieces of public art
Housing Trust Fund for affordable housing
3 B-cycle stations
Duplex bill to prevent tall & skinny
$6m for Rosebank Elementary
Economic incentives for small business
Investments in Shelby Park
Supported short-term rentals
Bicycle parking bill / Car-sharing
Promoted urban agriculture
Over 13 miles of streets repaved
Over 6 miles of sidewalks and bike lanes
Continue growing in a smart and sustainable manner
Continue improvements to East Nashville schools
Continue making our neighborhoods safer and preserving their beauty
Continue promoting affordable housing options and mixed-use properties
Continue investing in infrastructure
Continue investing in Envision Cayce
That’s why I’m asking for your support for a second term.
East Nashville deserves experienced, thoughtful, and effective leadership to ensure that we continue forward in a way that protects what we value most: our neighborhood’s great quality of life.
I hope you’ll continue following my campaign, and I hope you’ll let me continue to serve you.
Metro Councilman District 6