Surge in Support Expands Mark’s Ability to Run Issues-Based Campaign to Move Knoxville Forward
Knoxville, TN – The Mark Padgett for Knoxville City Mayor campaign (www.VotePadgett.com) today announced that the campaign has raised a total of $271,769.41. The campaign raised $146,865.00 this quarter and currently has $170,435.68 cash-on-hand.
“I’m honored by the support I have received from voters who want a mayor with business experience, energy, and a fresh perspective in city government,” said Mark Padgett. “Our vision for a vibrant and growing Knoxville is clearly resonating with families and businesses from all corners of the city. Together, we are building a campaign focused on growing Knoxville’s economy to strengthen our neighborhoods and improve city services.”
• Quarter: $146,865.00
• Overall: $271,769.41
• Current cash-on-hand: $170,435.68Community Outreach (since December):
• Mark has participated in 18 debates/forums.
• Mark has met with over sixty neighborhood associations and community organizations (e.g. Civitan, Kiwanis of West Knoxville, Keep Knoxville Beautiful, and Entrepreneurs of Knoxville).
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