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Tom Cavanaugh (Eliminated) - Council Candidate


My name is Tom Cavanaugh, My wife and I have been married for 30 years. We have four children and 8 grandchildren. My wife and children were born in here in Utah, I was born in Boston.

I am a veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard and have over 30 years of experience in and around the municipal government.

Some of my accomplishments have included managing the consolidation of three emergency communications centers, improving services, and saving taxpayer money. I testified before the state legislatures, managed municipal budgets and contracts.

As a city council member, my experience will allow me to ensure that our growth is managed in the best interests of the citizens of Layton. With greater transparency, our citizens will gain greater trust. We can look at the city website, and make it easier to find information relevant to you. Look into broadcasting city council meetings live.

Layton as the place of choice to live and raise a family. My adult children live here, as do most of my grandchildren.

My website is I would like to hear from you. If you have any questions, reach out to me, and I will answer you.