Former Gates Supervisor Mark Assini intends to run for county executive

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – Former Gates Town Supervisor Mark Assini announced Monday that he’s planning to run for Monroe County executive.

Assini has been working in the private industry for several years, after two failed bids for Congress in 2014 and 2016. He served as Gates town supervisor from 2010 to 2018. Assini will run for county executive as a Republican.

Incumbent Democratic County Executive Adam Bello has not made any official announcements yet about whether he will run for reelection.