Kevin Moore Sworn In for Ward 4 Council Seat
Mayor Steven W. Miller and City Council welcomed Kevin Moore to the dais after he was sworn in as the Ward 4 Councilmember during the September 9, 2021City Council Work Session. Moore, the unopposed candidate who qualified for the Ward 4 City Council seat, has been a fixture in Holly Springs government since 2013 having served on the Downtown Development Authority and Urban Redevelopment Agency. Moore was appointed to the DDA in May of 2013, and was elected as Treasurer in 2015. Since 2016, he served as Chairman until his resignation prompted by his qualification for City Council. He has also served as the Chairman of the Urban Redevelopment Agency since its formation in 2019.
Moore grew up in Holly Springs, attending Holly Springs Elementary School and Cherokee High School. He opened Moore’s Auto Care Center off of Holly Street in 1998. If you have attended the Holly Springs Christmas parades, you have most likely seen his 1966 Chevrolet C-10 pickup truck carrying many Grand Marshals over the years.
“I have enjoyed representing small business owners on the DDA and URA over the past eight years. I’m looking forward to working with Mayor Miller and the other Council members in my new capacity as Councilmember. I believe I will bring a unique perspective to the Council as a business owner. I have seen a lot of growth in Holly Springs over the years, and I am looking forward to working with Mayor Miller and the other Council members to make sure that growth remains responsible. I am thankful for this opportunity to give back to the community that has given so much to me.”
Appointed by District 3 Commissioner Benny Carter, Moore also serves on the Cherokee County Wrecker Service Advisory and Appeals Board.
He and his wife, Jennifer, have three children and two grandsons.