Three running for Rock Town Board
TOWN OF ROCK Three candidates—incumbents Peter Parker and Dean M. Connell and newcomer Tony Dubanowich—are seeking two seats on the Rock Town Board.
Dubanowich did not respond to a Gazette request for information.
Dean M. Connell
Address: 5935 W. Hanover Road, Janesville.
Job: Fourth-generation farmer
Education: Graduate of Parkview High School
Community service: Town Board and planning and zoning committee; oversight committee for Caravilla Education and Rehabilitation Community Center; former Farm Bureau member.
Elected posts: Rock Town Board member for three terms
Major campaign issues: “Trying to maintain our roads and still keep taxes low as possible and work closely with the city of Janesville on our boundary agreements.”
Address: 4233 Hanover Road, Janesville.
Job: Dairy farmer and General Motors retiree
Education: Parker High School graduate, attended Blackhawk Technical College and UW-Rock County.
Community service: 4-H leader and United Way
Elected posts: Rock Town Board member for two terms
Major campaign issues: “To maintain our roads the best we can with the limited funds available, keep the town tax rate low, work on a new cooperative boundary agreement with the city of Janesville and listen to residents’ issues as they arise.”