VIRGINIA H. SHANAHAN for Mayor

Dauphin Island: Honesty, Integrity, Transparency

Campaign Newsletter 1

This edition’s headlines: About Me Why I am Running for Mayor Changes I Would Make in Town Government Download your copy by clicking the following link: Campaign_Newsletter_1

August 17, 2012

Introductory Statement Given at Mayoral Candidate Forum

 After fellow candidate Shawn Perloff and I received a multitude of requests from our supporters to attend the forum hosted by the Dauphin Island Chamber of Commerce, we jointly decided … Continue reading

August 17, 2012

Candidates Boycott Debate!

DAUPHIN ISLAND, (NuzzApp) By – John D. Watkins – NuzzApp Reporter jdwatkins@nuzzapp.com *Ed Note – A letter from candidates follows this news story. Amid allegations of attempted intimidation, failure to … Continue reading

August 6, 2012

Dauphin Island Candidates Boycott Debates

(DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala.) – Seven political candidates in Dauphin Island are boycotting upcoming debates, claiming they will be “unfair” and favor incumbents. Mayoral candidates Virginia Shanahan and Shawn Perloff, along … Continue reading

August 6, 2012

Official Letter: Dauphin Island Candidates Decline Debate Invitation

5 August 2012 Dear Gene Fox; President, Dauphin Island Chamber of Commerce We are writing to inform you that we are not participating in the upcoming election debates scheduled for … Continue reading

August 6, 2012

Fed Audit Shows Dauphin Island Owes $900,000

DAUPHIN ISLAND, (NuzzApp) By – John D. Watkins – NuzzApp Reporter  jdwatkins@nuzzapp.com Town of Dauphin Island officials are promising to keep better post storm filing systems in wake of a … Continue reading

August 3, 2012

Vandal Targets Mayoral Candidate

(DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala.) A vandal armed with a marker defaced the campaign signs of a mayoral candidate on Dauphin Island over the weekend. The vandal defaced at least four of … Continue reading

July 30, 2012

Ask Virginia: Please tell me where you stand on the “Airport Issue

Virginia, will you please tell me where you stand on the “Airport Issue?” I presume you are referring to the use of eminent domain that permitted Mobile County to force … Continue reading

July 26, 2012

Ask Virginia: I am curious about your plans for beach restoration for Dauphin Island.

I am curious about your plans for beach restoration for Dauphin Island. In your post about Mayor Collier’s flawed decision making you state “While Dauphin Island’s entire Gulf shoreline is … Continue reading

July 9, 2012