Al Lambert's Accomplishments As Mayor

Al has nearly 40 years of service to the City of Romulus.   His Community service background is:

  • Romulus Police Officer for 14 years;
  • Romulus School Board Member for 3 years;
  • Romulus Councilman for 7 years;
  • Romulus Mayor for 12 years, retired in 2013

Just a few of the many accomplishments he and his team were able to implement to improve the quality of life for Romulus residents:

  • RAC
    • Al was able to finally see a dream come true, and facilitated, designed, and built a brand-new state of the art athletic facility for Romulus Residents – all without raising taxes!

  • SENIOR CENTER
    • The old Senior Center was a few square feet in a City Building. I facilitated, designed, and built a brand-new state of the art Senior Center for Romulus Residents, again all without raising taxes!

  • Built a new Romulus Animal Shelter - With the help of his friend and councilman Bill Wadsworth

  • SUPERMARKET
    • Sought out and found a business owner who remodeled and opened a full service supermarket in the Downtown area

 

  • OPERATION FRESH LOOK
    • Al created Operation Fresh Look as a program designed to demolish old, unsightly and potentially dangerous structures around our City. We were able to demolish hundreds of unsightly buildings, making way for new development/housing.

 

  • PAVED MILES OF ROADS IN THE CITY

 

  • OPEN DOOR POLICY
    • Al's door was always open to any Resident or Business to visit

 

  • BALANCED BUDGETS
    • During his time as Mayor, Al successfully implemented balanced budgets for 12 consecutive years, even during the difficult financial times of 2009-2010

 

  • FOUGHT FOR OUR COMMUNITY at the County, State and Federal levels.

 

  • HIRED MINORITY & DIVERSE WORKFORCE
    • To include qualified Romulus Residents whenever available

 

  • FIRE DEPARTMENT
    • Created the first true full-time 24/7 Fire Department in the City, while also doubling the FD manpower, without an increase in taxes