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Garcia, Sullivan move on to November elections in race to become mayor of Holyoke

HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Holyoke had seven mayoral candidates fighting for a spot on the November ballot. 

Tuesday night, voters elected candidates Michael Sullivan and Joshua Garcia to be the mayoral candidates. Both candidates told 22News they are eager for the general election and want to get to work right away. 

Michael Sullivan was the winner in Tuesday’s election, securing 28 percent of the votes. Joshua Garcia came in second with 22 percent of the votes. This wasn’t an easy nomination, the preliminary race was tight, seven people were running as mayoral candidates.