Get to Know Cassimir Svigelj

Get to Know Cassimir Svigelj

Name: Cassimir Svigelj
Office you’re seeking:
Rocky River City Council At-Large
Are you an incumbent?
No
Age:
28
Facebook:
@CassimirSvigelj
Twitter:
@CassimirforOhio
Instagram: @cassimirsvigelj
Website: cassimirsvigelj.com

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Tell us a little bit about yourself (i.e. where are you from, where’d you go to school, what you do for a living, etc.)
Cleveland State, Berea High

Why are you running for this office?
Rocky River needs new ideas and vision to keep up with the fast pace change happening all around. Currently, every seat is controlled by republicans in a city that has leaned Democratic in the last few national election cycles.

What are the most important issues on your campaign?
Fiscal Transparency, Improved sidewalk and park maintenance, as well as lowering our residential local tax burden.

Give us a fun fact about yourself.
I’ve ridden a motorcycle across the country, speak French, and have 5 younger brothers.

What’s your favorite thing about Ohio?
There’s so much to do in this state, whether you’re a thrill seeker, nature lover, sports fanatic, foodie, or historical enthusiast. This state has so much to offer.

Which team is your favorite sports team? If there’s a fun reason why, tell us!
I’m a massive soccer hooligan and my favorite team is Arsenal.

If you were a professional athlete what song would you choose to be your “walk out” song?
"All these things I’ve done" by The Killers

What TV show have you binge watched entirely too fast?
There are so many, but my all-time favorite is How I met Your Mother

If you were an Olympic athlete, what sport would you compete in?
Soccer

Most importantly, how can young Dems help in your campaign?
Expanding my social media reach, postcard writing, and campaign lit drops would be very helpful.

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