Candidate Profile: John Blue

Blue headshotJohn Blue, of Council Bluffs, is seeking his first term in the Iowa House.  He is running in House District 15 which includes northwest Council Bluffs and Carter Lake.

John is the co-owner of Council Bluffs-based Blue J’s Lawn and Landscaping Co.  He started his small business in 2005, while earning his Associate’s Degree in applied science from Iowa Western Community College.  Since then, he has created four new jobs and plans to expand further down the road.

John and his wife, Jean, live near N 34th Street and Avenue C, just two blocks from where he grew up.  They have eight children and 20 grandchildren.