Election Field Hits 7; Deadline Today
The election is scheduled for May 8.
The May election for Havre de Grace City Council just got interesting.
Three more candidates have joined the fray. The deadline to file is 5 p.m. on Tuesday.
Robert Sawyer turned in paperwork on Friday and Joseph C. Smith declared his intention to file in an email to Patch before filing on Monday—his 48th birthday.
Incumbents Jim Miller and Fred Cullum each filed for re-election on the first day of the filing period.
They were joined by Dave Glenn—the first challenger to file.
The deadline to file for the May 8 election is Tuesday at 5 p.m. Candidates may file at City Hall.
Three seats are up for grabs.
Cullum, Martin and Miller are up for re-election this year. Mayor Wayne Dougherty and council members Randy Craig, John Correri and Barbara Wagner were elected last May.
Havre de Grace runs a non-partisan election every May.