Machek-Feikes announces candidacy for La Porte City Council
La PORTE — Karyl Machek-Feikes has announced her candidacy for La Porte’s Second Ward.
Machek-Feikes has been serving the Second Ward and the City of La Porte for five years. She is a lifelong resident of La Porte graduating from La Porte High School.
“I have been a resident of the City of La Porte all my life and want to see this community grow and improve,” said Machek-Feikes.
Machek-Feikes said her most rewarding experience on the council has been helping citizens with problems and finding solutions. She is excited to shape the future of La Porte.
“I believe we are moving in a positive direction and will continue to do so,” she said.
Machek-Feikes has been Chairperson of the Traffic Commission for five years and has served as the City Council’s representative to the Park Board and New Porte Landing Redevelopment Corporation.
Machek-Feikes is the office manager for Mitch Feikes Builders Inc. and Sagamore Leasing. She has four grown children and step children, living in La Porte, Rolling Prairie, San Francisco and Washington, D.C.