Rochester can be Zero Waste

Rochester can be Zero Waste

As I grew up my parents taught me that you should always leave a place better than you found it. This has me always thinking about how we can be more environmentally sustainable and responsible. Last week I read an article about Brighton School District going Zero...
Connections with Evan Dawson

Connections with Evan Dawson

I had the opportunity to be on Evan Dawson’s show Connections with two other candidates for Rochester City Council. So far the feedback I’ve gotten from the community has been great! Give it a listen and let me know what you think!...
Flag Day Freedom Rally

Flag Day Freedom Rally

I got a chance to speak to the riders at the Monroe County ABATE Flag Day Freedom Rally before they road off. Here’s what I had to say: I’m glad that there are people standing up for what our flag stands for. Because we live in a time where those who stand on...
Taxi Drivers vs Uber in Rochester

Taxi Drivers vs Uber in Rochester

At the most recent City Council session, many taxi drivers asked Rochester City Council to level the playing field for them by imposing a long list of regulations and fees on Uber drivers – the same regulations and fees taxi drivers have to pay today. This is...
Term Limits for Rochester City Council

Term Limits for Rochester City Council

On Tuesday night I spoke before City Council on Term Limits in the City of Rochester. Here is what I had to say:   “Good Evening City Council and all who have attended. My name is Andrew Hollister I am an active voter, small business owner, and a lifelong city...