[TUSTIN, Calif. - July 14, 2020] - Today, City of Tustin Planning Commissioner and nationally recognized civil and environmental engineer, Ryan Gallagher, announced a string of high-profile endorsements of his candidacy and the launch of his new campaign website.
With 16 weeks remaining in the campaign, the Gallagher for Tustin City Council campaign is quickly growing momentum and has been endorsed by incumbent councilmen Chuck Puckett and Austin Lumbard.
"Ryan's stellar work on our city's planning commission and his dedication to our community, really set him apart," said Councilman Austin Lumbard. "Ryan and I share the view that as public servants it is our solemn duty to protect local families, promote Tustin's local economy and preserve the quality of life we enjoy in Tustin for years to come. He has my full support."
"Tustin's growth has outpaced most of the county and finding dedicated public servants who can effectively manage that growth in a way that preserves our cities small-town charm is a difficult task," said Councilman Chuck Puckett. "Ryan Gallagher has been a trusted advocate for residents on the planning commission and I have no doubt he will continue his taxpayers-first approach on the Tustin Council."
"Our campaign is fresh out of the gates and to have this level of support from two dedicated Tustin public servants like Chuck and Austin is an honor." said Tustin Council candidate Ryan Gallagher.
Gallagher is vying for one of three open spots on the City Council this year with two long-term incumbents leaving the council due to term limits.