Patty announces to Jackson, her family, friends, and the world that she needs their support in working to EXECUTE the strategic comprehensive plans for the City of Jackson. This plan includes tackling violent crime, improving the city’s water systems, repairing infrastructure and streets, improving education and building a stronger economic workforce. Patterson has worked with city, county, and state leaders concerning these ongoing issues for two decades. This work has afforded her the opportunity to take part in budget hearings and the decision making concerning these matters. Simply put, Patty has “been at the table”.