Election Day, November 8, 2011, In Wayne County

By KPass | Featured

Nov 08

The Richmond City Council, Mayor, and City Clerk election is TODAY, November 8th.  GWC encourages everyone to get out and vote all over Wayne County.  This is the perfect time to take part in shaping Richmond and Wayne County’s future.

In case you haven’t seen the signs, below is a list of candidates running for this election. There are some interesting, not-so-run-of-the-mill candidates on the ballot.  We were able to interview some of them in the spring.  You can listen to those interviews at www.gowaynecounty.com/candidates to catch up on a few of them.

Who’s Running:

Richmond Mayor

Bob Goodwin (R)

Sally Hutton (D)

Richmond City Clerk

Karen Chasteen (D)

Jane Warren (R)

Common Council District 1

Jack Elstro (D)

Matt Hisrich (L)

Common Council District 2

Kelley Cruse-Nicholson (D)

Common Council District 3

Denise Bullock (D)

Bruce Wissel (R)

Common Council District 4

J. Clayton Miller (R)

Common Council District 5

Jeffrey Locke (D)

Bing Welch (R)

Common Council District 6

Larry Parker (R)

Common Council At-Large

Michael Bennett (D)

Al Glover (D)

Chris Hardie (D)

Misty Hollis (R)

Ron Oler (R)

Phil Quinn (R)

About the Author

Karole Passmore is a freelance writer who enjoys writing articles and short stories, interviewing local people, and researching non-fiction subject matter– preferably historical. Graduate of RHS, Ivy Tech Richmond, and Earlham College– with a major in History, Karole has spent most of her life in Wayne County and enjoys the quaint atmosphere of a small town.