Rusty and Initiative are almost one and the same thing.
Across the Internet are hundreds of online dictionary's, each with their own interpretations of the word - "initiative".
Here are just five that best describe Rusty Ensign and his affect on West Kelowna:


  1. the ability to assess and initiate things independently:
    "use your initiative, imagination, and common sense"
    synonyms: self-motivation · resourcefulness · inventiveness.

  2. the power or opportunity to act or take charge before others do:
    "we have lost the initiative and allowed our opponents to dictate the subject".

  3. an act or strategy intended to resolve a difficulty or improve a situation; a fresh approach to something:
    "a new initiative against car crime"

  4. the power or ability to begin or to follow through energetically with a plan or task; enterprise and determination.

  5. on one's own initiative without being prompted.
Rusty is driven, focused, and determined to listen, investigate, and get it done.