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Individuals who have filed for election to the Offices of Mayor and City Commissioner at the November 5, 2019, election

by Katelyn Zeits
Wednesday, July 24, 2019

PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Subject: Individuals who have filed for election to the Office of Mayor and Office of City Commissioner at the November 5, 2019, election

Primary Contact: Benjamin Marentette, City Clerk, tcclerk@traversecitymi.gov

Issued: July 23, 2019

Five seats on the seven-member City Commission for the City of Traverse City are up for election on November 5, 2019.  The following individuals have filed for election; and City Clerk Benjamin Marentette will officially certify the candidates once all filings have been reviewed, and the withdrawal deadline of Friday, July 26, 2019, has elapsed.  

The candidates who appear on the ballot and receive the highest number of votes at the November 5, 2019, election will assume their offices on Monday, November 11, 2019, at 7 p.m., once they are sworn into office. The individuals who have filed for office, though not yet officially certified are:

Office of Mayor – one, two-year term ending November 2021:

Jim Carruthers

Shea O’Brien

Office of City Commissioner – three, four-year terms ending November 2023:

Katy Bertodatto

Evan Dalley

Dave Durbin

Roger Putman

Amy Shamroe

Ashlea Walter

Office of City Commissioner – one, partial term ending November 2021:

Tom Mair

Christie Minervini

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