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County Council reduces twenty eight applications for empty Council seat to eight.
At Tuesday’s Jan 9th 2018 County Council Meeting; Council Members followed their procedure and winnowed the list of twenty eight candidates for Todd Donovan’s vacant at-large seat to 8 candidates that will be reviewed further and a vote on Tuesday January 16th. If the majority of the Council votes for one candidate… That person will fill the Seat on the Council until November.
The eight chosen to move forward are:
Timothy Ballew WILL run in November for the seat… He has clearly made his priority tribal interest over the years.
7) Pete Kremen, Former WC Executive and former 42nd Dist Legislator Democrat (1 Vote)
LATE BREAKING: Wednesday night: PETE KREMEN WITHDRAWS FROM NOMINATION… Click on the link here to better understand why Tyler Byrd backs this choice. See Video here on Tyler Byrd’s view of this candidate. (Pete Kremen did not submit his name for consideration, but did agree to fill this position if chosen)
Click on the person above for more information on them or For a closer look at each candidate you can find their applications here.