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Holyoke mayoral candidate Joshua Garcia on the issues

Experience: Blandord town manager, former Holyoke Housing Authority property manager, and municipal services project manager for the Pioneer Valley Planning Commission’s Community Development Section

What is the biggest issue facing the city of Holyoke?

The most immediate pressing issue for Holyoke is the unique economic challenges and COVID-19-related impacts on our businesses. We need to be sure that as we transition into post-pandemic, that we have a clear plan to streamline resources and improve our local government practices so that businesses are supported and government does not become a barrier to their success.

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