Meet The Candidates
Mike Diederich Jr
Mike is a "citizen-soldier" and people's side employment law and civil rights lawyer, A life-long resident and NRHS graduate, he is an Iraq & Afghanistan veteran.
Mike fought to give you a choice in the Sale of the PATRIOT HILLS GOLF COURSE.
Mike wants bi-partisanship and transparency in town government. No patronage. No self-dealing.
"The Town Supervisor must serve to protect the townspeople and our quality of life"
"Placing the Town's golf Course and Camp Bullowa in private hand is a recipe for Land Use disaster, namely, "HIGH DENSITY HOUSING"
As an attorney, Mike has influenced the US Supreme Court and litigated civil rights and land use cases.
Mike will protect the Town and its citizens in a lawful manner, protecting the rights of all.
Mike has fought for taxpayers and against corruption. He is fighting to save the Boy Scouts' Camp Bullowa.
Mike will fight for cost effective and efficient town government.
Mike was awarded the Bronze Star Medal for his military service in Afghanistan in 2012.
I will demand that our tax dollars are spent responsibly..
I will engage the community in decision making that impact all of our lives.
I will require that all Town meetings be live-streamed and expand the opportunity for public input.
I will work vigorously to ensure small businesses thrive in Stony Point.
I will obtain grants to establish a community driven "Stony Point Revitalization Board" to promote beautification, a positive image and long term planning.
I will preserve and maintain open space now, and for our future.
I will strengthen family friendly activities and improve our recreational offerings to engage residents of all ages.
I will be vigilant about land-use issues that have the potential to place stress and excessive demands on our infrastructure.
I will dedicate myself to creating a Stony Point that we can commit to for the long term and feel proud to live in.
Mari Morrison Rodriguez
Who I am:
25 years County of Rockland CSEA Employee.
Lifelong Stony Point Resident and Former Democratic Candidate for Rockland County Legislature in our District.
North Rockland Midget Football former Board Member and Coach
New York State Crisis Response Team
New York State Case Management Coalition
Advocate for Disabled and Special Education, Bridges Employee
"Angel" for Hope Not handcuffs
Leadership Rockland, Class of 2022
Stony Point Deserves Better
Transparency in Local Government
Virtual Town Meetings
Respect, Answers and, Effective Communication in Town Meetings
Responsible Development and Land Use
Protection of our Resources and Clean Water
Increased Revenue and New Business.
I will achieve this by:
Reviewing and revisiting town and sewer expenditures
Restructuring the Mirant Debt for tax relief
Accessibility, Coffee events with Town Council, Listening to You
Utilizing Grant Writers and Proactive Revitalization of our Master Plan
Ensuring ongoing town revenue (golf course, clubhouse, etc.)
Town of Stony Point Public Relations Campaign
Supporting local Events such as Street Fairs and Concerts
Fighting High Density Housing that puts our resources at risk
No more 26% raises for Executive Board Members
There is no inclusivity on your Town Board. There are ONLY Republican Men.