Municipal Election Filings Continue


This is the last week for candidates seeking a city council office to file for the primary election. Candidates seeking office in a town populated with less than 3,500 residents have until Aug. 3 to file in this year’s Municipal Election.

Democrat Frank Lonigro, Jr. is seeking another term on the Hamlet Town Council while Democrat Judy Harwood will be running for another term for Medaryville Town Clerk-Treasurer.

The clerk in Marshall County had two filings this week. Democrat Roger Ecker has filed for re-election to the LaPaz Town Council and Libertarian Joel Samuelson filed for Culver Town Council.

The last day to file for the primary for city candidates is Friday, Feb. 6. Voter registration will end Monday, April 6. Absentee voting will begin Tuesday, April 7. The Primary Municipal Election will be on Tuesday, May 5.