Local businessman has ideas, vision to make city better APRIL 21, 2014 — Charleston businessman John J. Tecklenburg announced today that he is seeking election as Charleston’s next Mayor to work with residents to craft a common, long-term vision filled with new ideas to...Read More
I believe in a new, collaborative vision for Charleston that includes our citizens from every walk of life, is a vision that is transparent in development and execution, and one that instills hope and innovation. I clearly see a Charleston, guided by our God, strengthened by...Read More
John has spent much of his career as a small business owner, which has a long legacy in his family. John and his family have been part and parcel of the Charleston business community for generations. John’s great-great-grandfather founded a corner grocery store at St. Philip...Read More
-- John Tecklenburg
Charleston native John Tecklenburg is a community leader with broad business and public service experience ranging from being a successful small business owner to a leader in local community organizations.
As Charleston’s mayor, I will lead the fight to strengthen our neighborhoods, schools, youth, economy, housing, relationships, historic preservation community, public transportation, infrastructure , arts and most vulnerable citizens. Click here to learn more.