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Vote Ryan Toussaint for Solvang Mayor

On November 6th, 2018, Vote Ryan Toussaint for Solvang Mayor.  


"City council members represent you. I will listen to your concerns and make myself available to do so. I believe in due diligence to understand all aspects of an issue and enjoy analysis to improve efficiency. I believe I can serve the City of Solvang in a way that everyone deserves. I will listen and act with fairness, transparency and accountability." - Ryan Toussaint


Ryan Toussaint Featured in the Santa Barbara Independent

Locally born and raised, Ryan has owned and operated an IT business in the valley for the last 10 years. He loves the people and hospitality of this small, yet mighty town. 


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Ryan's Passion for Solvang Community

Ryan's passion for business and technology started in high school. His studies at UCSB qualified him as a Microsoft Systems Engineer and he started his own business at age 19. He has been serving the people of this valley for a decade as most of my customers are small and medium size local businesses. 


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Ryan's Commitment to Solvang

Ryan offers a new, innovative perspective to ongoing issues the council has been facing over the years. He is committed to sound financial planning and accountability to avoid excess spending, using common sense and best business practices.

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Ryan for Mayor

Ryan Toussaint Featured on 

Solvang Councilmember Ryan Toussaint, a native of the Santa Ynez Valley and a Solvang resident since 2006, has announced his bid to become mayor of Solvang.

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Official Announcement

Toussaint Announces Run for Solvang Mayor Seat

Councilmember Ryan Toussaint, a 31-year-old native of the Santa Ynez Valley and a Solvang resident since 2006, is announcing his bid to become Mayor of the City of Solvang. He was elected in the 2016 Solvang City Council race and has served as Mayor Pro Tem during his tenure. Toussaint owns and operates an Information Technology business that serves Santa Barbara County.

Mr. Toussaint is running for office to provide new leadership in a period of new opportunities and challenges. His goals include stabilizing water rates, enforcing budget discipline, improving economic growth and finding solutions to Solvang’s traffic problems.