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Friday, October 7, 2016 12:00 AM

Hmong Report: Kevin Spease for Mayor of Elk Grove Oct 06 2016


Wednesday, October 5, 2016 12:00 AM

Mayoral candidates address city issues at Chamber luncheon

Spease, a local businessman who was endorsed by the Chamber’s PAC this August, said that Elk Grove should make a stronger effort to attract business from Silicon Valley.


Friday, September 16, 2016 12:00 AM

Spease volunteers kick off campaign!

Elk Grove School Board President: “Kevin is ready to be our mayor,” she said. “As a planning commissioner, he understands the complex issues that come with land use development. As a small business owner, he understands what Elk Grove needs to do to attract and retain business. As a public servant, he has already demonstrated his love of country and community.”


Thursday, September 1, 2016 12:00 AM

Mayoral candidates address crime issues in Elk Grove

Kevin Spease, who was recently endorsed by the Elk Grove Police Officers Association, emphasized the importance of attempting to keep ahead of crime in the city.

“We must stay in front (of crime), keeping neighborhoods safe, rather than trying to recover from rising violence and crime,” he said.


Thursday, August 25, 2016 12:00 AM

Elk Grove Chamber endorses Spease for Mayor

Earning the endorsement in the seven-candidate field for Elk Grove Mayor was Elk Grove Planning Commissioner and local business owner, Kevin Spease. In issuing the endorsement, the Chairman of the Chambers' Political Action Committee Oscar O'con pointed to Spease's small business experience.

"Kevin Spease is a real businessman and the clear choice to create and drive jobs to Elk Grove,” O’con said.


Friday, August 19, 2016 12:00 AM

Elk Grove School Board President Endorses Kevin Spease for Mayor

Elk Grove Mayoral candidate Kevin Spease announced today he received the endorsement of the President of the Elk Grove School District Board of Trustees. 


Sunday, August 14, 2016 12:00 AM

Ly attacks Elk Grove Police Officers Assoc.

Perhaps sensing the lost opportunity of not earning their mayoral endorsement, Elk Grove Vice Mayor Steve Ly wasted no time in lashing out at members of the Elk Grove Police Officers Association.


Friday, August 12, 2016 12:00 AM

Elk Grove Police Officers Endorse Spease for Mayor

Kevin Spease received the endorsement of the Elk Grove Police Officers Association (POA).


Monday, August 8, 2016 12:00 AM

News 10: Elk Grove Police Endorsed Spease for Mayor

NEWS 10

ELK GROVE — The Elk Grove Police Officers Association announced their endorsement of Kevin Spease for Elk Grove Mayor.


Elk Grove founded its Police Department in 2006. The city currently has one of the lowest violent crime rates in the region.


Friday, May 6, 2016 12:00 AM

Election ’16: Spease speaks about community identity

Planning Commissioner Frank Maita praised Spease as the candidate that he selected to support.

“It’s about time to get someone that can get focused on our needs and to quit chasing butterflies,” he said. “And (a candidate) to understand who we are today and where we can go and create a much better environment for employment, employment centers and that sort of thing, and focus those energies there other than try to chase the dream of a destination city based on major league sports, whether it’s soccer, the Raiders or the practice fields for the Republic or that sort of thing.


Friday, April 15, 2016 12:00 AM

Election ’16: A look at mayoral campaign events

Election ’16: A look at mayoral campaign events

By Lance Armstrong - Citizen Staff Writer, April 15, 2016


Mayoral candidates Kevin Spease and Joel Broussard, who will challenge Elk Grove Mayor Gary Davis in this November’s election, announced that they will be holding fundraising events this spring. Here’s a look at the fundraisers and other campaign events that are on tap.

Kevin Spease

Spease is hosting a bowling night on April 28 at Pins N Strikes, 3443 Laguna Blvd. from 5:30-9 p.m. The event is being billed as Sunlight on Elk Grove.

The vice chair of the Elk Grove Planning Commission said that he is looking forward to having local residents join him.

“Come on down,” he said. “Let’s bring some sunlight on Elk Grove and have some fun and let’s do good things together.”


Friday, March 11, 2016 12:00 AM

Supergrads (Pleasant Grove Elementary) in the News

Another Pleasant Grove Elementary Supergrad is Kevin Spease who recently announced that he is running for mayor of Elk Grove. He is a very active volunteer and serves on the city of Elk Grove planning commission. There is also Spease Bees Honey for which we know him!


Friday, February 26, 2016 12:00 AM

Election ’16: Spease kicks off mayoral run

Elk Grove Planning Commissioner Kevin Spease on Feb. 23 formally announced his run for mayor of Elk Grove. He kicked off his campaign at a fundraiser attended by more than 80 people at the Holiday Inn Express in Laguna.

“Most politicians will start their campaign by telling you things; most often they’ll tell you the things that they think you want to hear,” he said. “But I’m not starting my campaign with a laundry list of unachievable goals or pandering slogans. I’m not going to promise to get the (Oakland) Raiders to relocate to Elk Grove. And I’m not going to offer you a 35-point plan for building the next Disneyland here.”


Tuesday, February 23, 2016 12:00 AM

Spease Outlines Governing Philosophy, Goals at Elk Grove Mayoral Campaign Kick-off Event

In front of a large group of supporters, Elk Grove Mayoral candidate Kevin Spease outline his aspirations should he be the city's next mayor at his campaign kick-off event last night. 

"Most politicians will start their campaign by telling you things," Spease said. "Most often they will tell you the things they think you want to hear."

"I am not going to promise to get the [Oakland] Raiders to relocate to Elk Grove," Spease said to a raucous audience response. "I'm sorry, I'm sorry, and I am not going to offer you a 35-point plan to build the next Disneyland here."


Tuesday, February 16, 2016 12:00 AM

Election ’16: Spease to challenge Davis in mayoral race

“I’m excited to get out, talk to people, listen, figure out what they want to change, and then make it happen. It’s time that we do things a little differently.”
-Kevin Spease


Thursday, February 11, 2016 12:00 AM

Kevin Spease to Run for Elk Grove Mayor


Wednesday, February 11, 2015 12:00 AM

Elk Grove Planning Commissioner Kevin Spease Enters Mayoral Race

Spease is also a vanishing breed in politics, especially on a nation level - a candidate who served as a combat veteran in American Armed Forces. 


Wednesday, January 14, 2015 12:00 AM

Spease Appointed to Elk Grove Planning Commission

Spease has nearly 30 years of professional experience in military defense information systems and is actively involved in the community.  Spease is a member of the Elk Grove Chamber of Commerce, member of American Legion Post 233 and member of the Laguna Sunrise Rotary, where he is responsible for managing literacy programs that benefit the Elk Grove Unified School District. 


Wednesday, January 14, 2015 12:00 AM

Council Appoints Spease to Planning Commission

“Elk Grove is my home. It’s where I grew up. It’s a place that I love,” Spease said. “It’s important to make sure that we’re growing properly, and I want to be a part of growing Elk Grove into the future.”


He added, “I want to see responsible growth, and I want to make sure that Elk Grove citizens have a voice in how that’s done.”


Saturday, October 25, 2014 12:00 AM

Kevin Spease of Elk Grove's Spease Bees

We drove to rural Elk Grove in search of the "headquarters" of family-owned Spease Bees.


Thursday, January 30, 2014 12:00 AM

History headlines

Kevin Spease was the presenter at the January meeting of the Elk Grove Historical Society, and he talked about Spease Bees Honey and how it came to be. He walked the attendees through the history of his family and the story behind the honey. We are fortunate that the Spease family has taken on this project and many thanks to Kevin and Angela Spease for all the volunteer work that they do.


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