Laura Mason has lived in Belleville for four years.
She’s 28 years old and works at Loyalist College in IT services and facilities. Her husband also works in Belleville and her daughter attends elementary school here. She has a second child on the way.
Mason has a background in human resources and accounting.
Mason hasn’t lived here long, but she says she has already had to deal with the city several times. She says she’s had issues with bylaw enforcement, roadways, and the overall condition of the west end, which is why she’s entered the race for councillor.