Powell wants to see more borough land in private ownership
September 23, 2021
One of the bigger issues that got David Powell interested in serving on the assembly several years ago was his belief that the borough needs to get out of the real estate business. He wanted Wrangell to sell off more of its property for private development, and to do it at a faster pace.
He also wanted to serve because "I was interested in how things work with the city," he said. "In a roundabout way, I found it doesn't work as everybody thinks it works."
Powell is running for a one-year term to see through the completion of more land sales, in particular the borough's plan to subdivide the...