Merriam city council candidates on the issues: The future of Merriam Town Center

Merriam mayoral and city council candidates discuss their vision for Merriam Town Center, which is home to stores like The Home Depot, Old Navy and Bob's Discount Furniture. File photo.

The Post asked readers in August about the issues they wanted to hear candidates running for Merriam mayor and city council seats address. Based on that feedback, we developed a five-item questionnaire with the most important issues to Merriam residents.

Each day this week, we’ll publish the candidates’ responses to one of five questions. Today, we’re publishing candidates’ responses to the following question: