My name is Eddie Simpson and I am a candidate for Loudon County Road Superintendent. My wife of 40 years is Carrie Simpson. We have one daughter, Stacie S. Ruth who is married to our son-in-law Brian Ruth. We also have one handsome grandson Blaine, 7 years old.
I am a life- long resident of Loudon County born in Loudon and raised in the West Hills area with my parents Clifford and Delsa Simpson. I attended Lenoir City High School and worked for Loudon County from 1973 – 1977 as Maintenance Supervisor and was awarded a National Achievement Award for organization of that department. In 1977 I moved my workplace to Lenoir City Schools and worked fifteen years. (as maintenance supervisor, purchasing agent and bus coordinator).
I am co-owner of several businesses in Loudon County for 30 years. I am pleased to have served as a Councilman for 10 years in Lenoir City and am excited about giving back to our community county wide. I have been blessed in so many ways, including from the people of our city and county.
My qualifications are superb:
Ø Licensed contractor for 20 years
Ø Built roads for (2) new schools (clerk of works) including extending and widening Harrison Lane
Ø Built all roads in Little Mountain Vista Subdivision
Ø Built all roads in Executive Meadows Subdivision
Ø Built roads in Emeral Court
Ø Built roads off Happy Hollow Road, called Green Meadows Lane
Ø I am currently Chairman of the Lenoir City Transportation Committee
Ø I am currently on the Lenoir City Planning Commission & BZA
Ø I have previously served on the Loudon County Planning Commission
Ø I am currently Vice-Chairman of the Lenoir City Purchasing
Ø I am currently a member of L.C.E.D.A, past Vice-Chairman
Ø I am currently a member of the Lenoir City Budget Committee with a (8) million dollar budget.
If elected I pledge to be honest, hard-working, with an open door policy about concerns of our roads. I will improve our roads with less maintenance cost to our future tax payers. Being a people person is one of my given traits.
One way to move up: Elect Eddie Simpson
Your vote and influence is greatly appreciated.