Why I’m Running for Re-Election

“There is still plenty of work for us to do to make our community one we deserve it to be – a livable, prosperous community with opportunities for ALL. I’m John Gettys and I respectfully ask for your support and vote.”

MAYOR JOHN GETTYS

A Leader We Can Trust

A longtime Rock Hill resident, John Gettys is a community and business leader who has dedicated his life to helping people and making a difference. Hear from Rock Hill Leaders that endorse John here.

John’s plan for a better Rock Hill includes you!

Dedicated to the Good Town and its Citizens

Mayor John Gettys believes the progress of Rock Hill should include everyone. A dedicated community member, John always directs his time, talent and energies to creating a better future for all citizens of Rock Hill. We can trust him to work with us, and for us, to keep Rock Hill moving forward together.

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The Record Is Clear

John Gets things done

His actions and efforts speak to his commitment to build a livable and prosperous community for all.

These sentiments are echoed by Rock Hill leaders that endorse John, and the following demonstrates John’s proven track record and effective leadership.

Rock Hill Piedmont Vaccination Clinic was the first all-volunteer mass vaccination clinic in the state, administering record number of shots
Knowledge Park development continues; Sports & Event Center, Hotel and Student Housing now open
Entrepreneur development encouraged through Black Economic Leadership League and other initiatives
Fire, police, water and wastewater expansions
Miracle Park Developed; inclusive facility where people of all ages and abilities can play together
City applied for, received and leveraged over $38 million in grants from state and federal governments to assist or serve Rock Hill residents
Street and sidewalk improvements and park upgrades throughout the city including over 5,000 potholes fixed on city and state roads in Rock Hill since 2016
“Open for Business” initiatives assist small businesses in Rock Hill
COVID relief offered to support citizens and businesses experiencing disruptions during pandemic
Resurgence of shops and restaurants in downtown

Creative community efforts including first Poet Laureate selection and new murals and sculptures in the downtown area in addition to the Lifelong Learning program

The economic impact from Sports Tourism in Rock Hill doubled from 2018-2020

Workforce housing incentive policy enhances affordable housing opportunities