Around Town: Municipal Elections


The Herald’s 2007 Municipal Candidates Forum is a week away. This year, the Sanford BPW (Business & Professional Women) will co-sponsor the event, set for 6 p.m. at the Dennis A. Wicker Civic Center in Sanford.

On this year’s ballot (and invited this year’s forum) are these candidates in contested races:

Broadway Town Council

4- year seat (vote for 2): George Bates, Lynne Green, David Harrington, Clem Welch

2-year seat: Incumbent Woody Beal, John Eldridge

Sanford City Council (4-year seats)

Ward 2: Incumbent Dan Harrington, challenger Charles Taylor

Ward 5: Incumbent Linwood Mann, challengers Earl Barker, Ervin Fox

At-Large: Incumbent Mike Stone, challenger Lora Wright

If you’ve got a question you’d like to ask the candidates, send it to Editor Billy Liggett at:


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