Cino to run for county commission

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The future is now. My fellow citizens and neighbors of Levy County, these are some hard times for our country, state and our county. Unemployment has crippled our families. The lack of foresight threatens our ability to provide services while keeping taxes low. Our water must be kept clean and in good supply to meet our needs, now and in the future. It is not a question of how we accomplish these tasks — we already know how. It is a question of who can get this accomplished.
My name is Joe Cino and I am pleased to announce my candidacy to be your next elected County Commissioner from District No. 3. I have watched from the sidelines as counties to the south of us struggled with these issues and chose to keep putting them on the back burner. Folks, I can watch no longer and we can not wait any longer to take action.
The economy is living proof that we must make decisions on the county commission that will put the needs of the citizens first. I am willing to work to bring jobs to Levy County.
The tax-base must be supported and grown, so that the burden of funding services is both reasonable and affordable. Water quality and quantity must be a consideration.
Joe Cino is a father and a grandfather. He knows what it is to feed a family. He understands the importance of caring for loved ones. He and Cynthia, his wife, a registered nurse at Seven Rivers Regional Hospital are proud parents of seven grown children and eight grandchildren. His two daughters and their families live in Inglis.
Joe Cino is a business man. He owned and operated Cino's Car Care Center and Cino's Taxi Service for many years in Citrus County before he and his wife, Cynthia bought a small farm on Woodpecker Ridge in Inglis several years ago. Joe knows firsthand how
tough the current economic conditions are. He currently owns Fear No Evil Guns and Ammo in Inglis.
Joe Cino is a proud American, enlisting in the U.S. Army and having served his country honorably in Vietnam during the war. His son, Matthew, is on active duty in the Marine Corps, stationed in Washington D.C..
Joe believes in community. When elected to the commission, his door and ears will be open to welcome input from his neighbors on the best and most cost effective solutions to grow our economy while preserving our environment. Joe attended Central Florida
Community College and studied environmental science.
Joe Cino is a fiscal conservative. He believes in property rights and for using our tax dollars wisely. He knows that good growth means a good future. Joe knows that there are answers to the problems that Levy County faces. Joe is the man that will ask the tough questions, do the research, listen to the citizens and act to accomplish the work that will lead Levy County to a better and brighter tomorrow.