Nov 01, 2012 Erin Wisneski Uncategorized
NYS Assemblyman William B. Magnarelli is running unopposed in the 120th district, which represents residents of the city’s Northside, Westside, Eastwood, Strathmore and Valley areas of the City of Syracuse, as well as the towns of Geddes and Van Buren. Magnarelli has served on the NYS Assembly since 1998.
Following is a brief bio of Magnarelli:
Community Involvement: President of Our Lady of Pompei Church Parish Council, majority leader of the Syracuse Common Council, and board member of the Arthritis Foundation.
Focus: Bringing more jobs to Central New York, lowering taxes, improving education, improving healthcare and safety. Through these appointments, he helps direct the state’s commitment to these areas and helps oversee that the Central New York area is represented fairly in budgetary matters.
Currently serves as Chair of the Assembly’s Standing Committee on Local Government as well as standing committees regarding Economic Development, Education and Oversight, Analysis and Investigation; previously served as Chair of the Assembly’s Veterans Affairs Committee.
Native of Syracuse, served six years in the Army Reserves attaining the rank of Captain.