“I want to be a more activist representative than the one we have now,” Carson said, citing jobs and the economy, and also the impact of climate change on Newport. She observed, for example, that the Point neighborhood may be vulnerable to flooding caused by a rising water table and global warming. “I’m extremely concerned about this,” she said. “I want to represent the city on these issues.”
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