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Candidates for Mayor and City Commissioner

by Katy Garavaglia
Tuesday, July 25, 2017

PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Subject: Candidates for Mayor and City Commissioner

Primary      Benjamin Marentette, City Clerk
Contact:     tcclerk@traversecitymi.gov
                 (231) 922-4480

Issued:       July 25, 2017


As of the 4:00 p.m. deadline to file nominating petitions, the following individuals have filed for the Office of Mayor (one seat available):

Jim Carruthers

As of the 4:00 p.m. deadline to file nominating petitions, the following individuals have filed for the Office of City Commissioner (three seats available):

Michele P. Howard
Gary Howe
Jeff Leonhardt
Brian Patrick McGillivary
Timothy Werner

The withdrawal deadline for candidates is this Friday, July 28, at 4:00 p.m. After that time, all candidates whose filings are determined sufficient and determined eligible by the City Clerk’s office will be officially certified by City Clerk Benjamin Marentette for placement on the November ballot.

Candidates that are elected will be sworn in to office on November 13, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.


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