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Caleb Hansen

Running for Boise City Council At-Large Seat 6
Election: Nov. 7, 2017

Caleb Hansen is a hard working small business owner and community leader. He is a dedicated advocate for affordability, livability, community engagement, and creating and maintaining a city which is safe and welcoming to all residents regardless of race, gender, gender identity, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, religion, and immigration status. In 2016 Caleb was entrusted with a key role helping lead the largest political caucus in the nation's history. He has worked successfully to open the political process. Caleb has worked as a leader doing education, lobbying, advocacy and activism to end discrimination against gay and transgender Idahoans. Caleb feels that one of the biggest challenges Boise faces is maintaining the affordability which keeps our city livable for tens of thousands. Increasing public transportation and low cost housing options need to be a priority for Boise now in ways it has never been before.