Open lines of Communication

Listen up! Let’s open the lines of communication! I serve on the Virginia Beach 2040 Community Coalition. Our task is to take the city’s 2040 Vision to the community and assess our progress in meeting milestones along the path to future goals. During our visits with residents across the city, one of the primary concerns …

Virginia Beach must be pro business
Our campaign for City Council is going strong and candidate forums have begun in various parts of our great city. Already, I’ve been able to debate my opponents in this race and set some clear differences in our campaigns. That’s why I am able to say this without hesitation: I am the true pro-business candidate [...]
Virginia Beach City Council Elections
This is a big year for Virginia Beach City Council, with 8 of the 11 seats available for new representation. Make your voice heard! This election season is an opportunity for all of us to take Virginia Beach in the right direction. ALL VIRGINIA BEACH REGISTERED VOTERS CAN VOTE ON NOVEMBER 6th FOR ALL VIRGINIA [...]
Sea Level Rise Series flyer

HIGH WINDS & RISING WATER: I encourage all to come out for an informative night on sea level rise issues and impacts. Learn what to expect from increased storm frequency, wind tides and sea level rise. Wednesday, JULY 25 from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Advanced Technology Center TCC Virginia Beach Campus 1800 College Crescent …


Dear Mr Moss

In a FB post today by Councilman Moss, it was suggested the AP infrastructure resolution was a City Council achievement born of a refusal to succumb to a single- community approved, developer-lead initiative. This is not the case, nor should it ever be. City Council members never work alone. It takes community engagement to make [...]
Virginia Beach residents citywide saw how much confidence they should have in Councilwoman Henley at the June 19th City Council meeting. That confidence is understandably low. Despite a standing-room only crowd of Ashville Park residents asking for help and urging the city to implement a plan that saves several million taxpayer dollars and implements a [...]

Thursday, June 28th from 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant at Town Center 4561 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA Please join the Host Committee: Delegate Glenn R Davis, 84th District & Delegate Kelly Fowler, 21st Districts Virginia Beach Planning Commissioners: Jeff Hodgson, Mike Inman, Secretary Jan Rucinski, Jack Wall & David …

Pungo Strawberry Festival Parade
I have attended many events in recent weeks.  But this weekend was the first time I encountered a question I want to address here as well. The question was/is: How are you different from the incumbent? #1)  I am a Proactive Leader.  Too often, the incumbent has waited until a crisis to act.  Our recent [...]
Family with Karen for City Council Sign
Karen Kwasny for City Council Signs Are Going Up! Friday date night was making signs and Sunday family day was a quality 6 hours together delivering all our signs around town.  My son took pictures, my husband unloaded the signs, and I delivered to the door.  It was a team effort that's for sure. I [...]
Karen Kwasny Kickoff Event
Our campaign kickoff was a huge success with over 150 people in attendance. Everyone enjoyed the delicious food from Beach Bully, the kids enjoyed the free petting farm, and I enjoyed talking with so many people about my campaign for the Princess Anne District seat on Virginia Beach City Council. The most frequently asked question [...]