Candidate Q&A: Alex Berkobin
Holly Springs Post 3 challenger Alex Berkobin explains his thoughts on governance and why you should vote for him.
Name: Alex Berkobin
Marital Status: Single
Education: BSEE from Georgia Tech
Hobbies: Outdoor Activities and Motorsports
1. What are Holly Springs residents telling you as you campaign for office?
The residents of Holly Springs have expressed an interest to see revitalization of the community parks and playgrounds for all residents to enjoy and to see an effort to attract new businesses to the vacant spaces in shopping centers.
2. What can and should Holly Springs do for its residents?
The city should Investigate a possible reduction in the mill rates, while maintaining a safe and clean community
3. What are the top 3 needs for Holly Springs, and are these best handled by the city?
Holly Springs needs effective responsible fiscal leadership, family oriented events and more inviting, open and approachable city council members. All of these are best handle locally by the city.
4. Why should residents elect you over your opponent? What are some things you want to accomplish for the city if you're elected?
I have been a resident of the county for my entire life and I have grown up with many of the young families and young professionals that make up a large portion of the Holly Springs community. I am passionate about building a community for people to grow and one day raise my own children. I believe this makes me an excellent choice as a leader for the city of Holly Springs.