By Cynthia Germain
City of Kewaunee First Aldermanic District residents will have a familiar name on the ballot in April. Jason Jelinek now holds the seat and told DoorCountyDailyNews.com he will seek re-election to another term. Jelinek had decided to join the council in the last term in response to his having become more involved in the community on a number of projects including the restoration the city’s grandfather clock. As his first term wraps up, Jelinek is motivated by recent changes and opportunities in Kewaunee.
As a member of the Parks and Recreation committee and a father of small children, he has been pleased to work on projects that keep equipment safe and up-to-date. Jelinek says that he and his wife are invested in the city and believe that Kewaunee is a hidden gem. In the next term, Jelinek looks to help homeowners update their properties, keeping property values up and the city looking good.