Jim was old-school, always putting the residents needs over party alliances. Holding office for him was a public trust, never tinged with ulterior motives.
No one knows — or knew — more Media residents, past and present, and their needs. A virtual archive of Media’s history he embodies.
A stickler for good conduct in local government, he fought for stronger ethical standards. With a watchful eye on government finances, he make sure no one was picking the pockets of Media’s taxpayers.
Jim stood up for what he believed in and voted on behalf of the communitiy, not a political motive.