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James G. Pomeroy

Position: County Commissioner

Representing: Citizens of Winona County


How long have you been in public service?

Since 1987.

Why did you choose to be in public service?

To do my best to continue to have Winona County be a great place to live, work or go to school.

What is your favorite thing about your city, county or area?

Incredible scenic beauty.

What is your city or area most known for? What is unique, or special about it?

Winona is home to a number of companies known throughout the world including, Hal Leonard Publishing, Watkins, Inc., Fastenal Company and several others. Home to two universities and a state college.

Why are you interested in high-speed rail in Minnesota?

To bring rail up to speed to rival what is provided in other countries. This will result in faster travel time for passengers and freight.

What do you think is the most important benefit of high-speed rail?

Fast and efficient transportation.


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