JONESBORO -- Adam Nichols
on Tuesday became the second candidate to file for the Ward 6, Position 2 seat on the Jonesboro City Council
...Nichols, 3804 Sunset Drive, is a real estate broker for Coldwell Banker Commercial and previously worked for Burrow-Halsey Realty Group.He's
also involved in farming.Nichols traces his desire to be involved in public service back to high school when he served as state vice president in Future Farmers of America.
"After being raised on a farm and operating my own farm for several years, I learned the value of a dollar," Nichols
said in his
statement of qualifications."Farming involves working in adverse conditions, managing people, equipment and finances."He
real estate jobs have taught him about many of the city's vital issues.
"Drainage, zoning and an understanding of traffic flow are just some of the skills I have put to good use," Nichols
said."This also has helped me with knowing what the city needs to do in order to keep attracting new retail and industrial businesses to the area."Nichols
pledged to be accessible to the city's residents.