“I realize we have to get serious about working together to mitigate the climate emergency. Look at the fires, the air is putrid. We have to do more to reduce the effects climate change is having on our communities.”

“I feel it is really important to listen to people. I am here to say, ‘How can I help you?’” Basler said. “I am here to make sure the people in District Five, and ultimately the city, have their voices heard.”

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