Councilman Austin Bishop has put his small business experience to work for us!
He's helped bring thousands of new mortgage-paying jobs to Palmdale and worked to improve public safety while building closer community relationships between police and the neighborhoods they serve.
As a small business owner, Austin Bishop used his experience to help bring thousands of new well-paying jobs to Palmdale. Councilman Bishop believes it is important to create job opportunities by supporting the local college and creating educational programs. Diversifying our economy with the entertainment industry in addition to our base of aerospace jobs is a top priority.
Austin Bishop works closely with local law enforcement and civil rights leaders to bring people together to promote a safe environment and reduce crime. As a Sheriff's Booster Director, Austin Bishop has advocated for reform and greater public safety for many years, helping raise funds to support non-lethal enforcement equipment, body cameras and bulletproof vests for local deputies.
75,000 local residents commute daily to Los Angeles. With the threat of COVID-19, we have learned that we cannot rely on mass transit alone during a public health crisis.
Austin Bishop was the only Palmdale Councilman to support prioritizing removal of bottlenecks on the 14
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