Tim Vandenack

The entrance at Ridgewood Estates, a Layton mobile home park. Residents there complain of the conditions and are pressing for change.

Richard Robinson, right, discusses the campaign for change at the Ridgewood Estates mobile home park in Layton outside the Layton post office …

Vern Job, a resident at Ridgewood Estates, discusses conditions at the Layton mobile home park outside the Layton U.S. post office on Feb. 9, …

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We did a story about Kathie Darby's candidacy earlier: http://www.standard.net/Politics/2018/02/28/West-Haven-s-Kathie-Darby-plans-to-vie-again-for-Utah-HouseThere are so many candidates, we've written about them as we've learned about them to keep on top of things. News of her candidacy eme…


I wrote the story for the Standard-Examiner and received a message about donating. Though I included a link to their FB page, there's info on the Blue Line Ladies website about donating, for those interested. Website is at https://bluelineladies.com. 


I'm Tim Vandenack, writer of the story. Other point proponents have made -- managing chicken coops is an educational opportunity for kids, chickens eat insects in the yard, chicken droppings serve as fertilizer. Those are some of the other points backers have made.