2017 Candidate Questionnaires

2017 City Council Candidate Questionnaire


The Des Moines Bicycle Collective wants to know where Des Moines City Council candidates stand on safe streets and active transportation issues.


Here are the responses we’ve received.



Ward I


Bill Gray 


Ward III


Michael Kiernan


Josh Mandelbaum


Abshir Omar





Connie Boesen


Skip Moore




We encourage all residents to vote in the city elections on November 7, 2017.


Des Moines Bicycle Collective is an Iowa non-profit corporation and a 501(c)3 organization, so it does not endorse candidates for office.