The Manlius Republican Committee unanimously nominated Kevin Holmquist as its candidate for Onondaga County Legislator (10th District) when it met last week. Holmquist is a 43-year resident of the town and has served on the Onondaga County Legislature since 2005, where he is vice chair of the Planning & Economic Development Committee, member of the County Facilities Committee, and past chair of the Public Safety Committee.
He takes pride in consistently collaborating with his fellow legislators to reach consensus on important issues to meet the needs of county residents. He is focused on initiatives that reduce the poverty rate, improve infrastructure and boost economic development.
He was one of the authors of what is now the Village Improvement Program. The program provides funds for ongoing enhancements in the villages of Onondaga County. Due to Holmquist’s efforts, the three villages in the town will receive millions of dollars over the next 10 years for projects to improve the...
The Manlius Republican Committee met last week to nominate its candidates for town supervisor, town board, highway superintendent, town clerk, town justice and county legislator. They are:
Ed Theobald - Town Supervisor
John Loeffler – Town Councilor
Nick Marzola – Town Councilor
Lourdes Rosario – Town Councilor
Rob Cushing – Highway Superintendent
Allison Weber – Town Clerk
Hon. Salvatore Pavone – Town Justice
Kevin Holmquist - Onondaga County Legislator (10th District)
“I truly cannot think of a more qualified, hard-working and dedicated group of individuals to represent our town. They epitomize the definition of public service in very unique ways,” said Hank Chapman, Chair, Town of Manlius Republican Committee. “Among them are a first-time candidate for public office who is multi-lingual; seasoned leaders; active members of county and state associations; entrepreneurs; experts in fiscal management, legal matters, public safety and health care management; lifelong residents; and multi-genera...