As a member and now President of the White Plains Common Council, Tom Roach has distinguished himself as a thoughtful leader; as someone who is not afraid to make tough choices. He has established a record of achievement and action. He is a public servant focused on getting the job done.
STANDING UP FOR WHAT'S RIGHT
Tom has always been a forceful and independent voice who has never been afraid to challenge the political establishment. His honesty and integrity has earned him the respect of his constituents as well as his colleagues in government. Making Government More Efficient. Tom has been effective in reducing government spending on a department by department basis while maintaining effective service delivery.
A Champion for the Environment
Tom drafted groundbreaking clean air requirements, fought to include storm water control measures in new projects and worked to ensure that government buildings and private projects incorporate modern energy saving technologies.
Practicing Attorney for over 23 years • White Plains Common Council, 2002 –Present • Past Member of Westchester County Healthy Air Task Force, Bronx River Watershed Committee and Westchester County Global Warming Task Force