A list of names of candidates who have submitted valid petitions to appear on the ballot in November was released yesterday by the Montgomery County Board of Elections. The end of the day on Thursday was the deadline for petitions to be submitted. Primary elections will be held on September 13 and the general election will be on November 8.
Below are the candidates for the county legislature positions.
Martin Kelly (incumbent), Conservative, Independence, Republican
Dominick Stagliano, Conservative, Democratic
Brian Sweet, Conservative, Republican
Roy Dimond (incumbent), Conservative, Democratic, Independence
John Thayer, Conservative, Republican
Robert Headwell Jr., Conservative, Independence, Republican
Terry Bieniek (incumbent), Democratic
Eugene Richards, Conservative, Reform
Daniel Wilson, Republican
John Duchessi Jr., Democratic
Barbara Wheeler (incumbent), Conservative, Reform, Republican, Woman’s Equality
Michael Pepe, Conservative, Independence, Republican
Jeffrey Stark, Conservative, Democratic
Joseph Isabel (incumbent), Conservative, Democratic, Independence
David Nelson, Republican
Robert Purtell (incumbent), Conservative, Democratic
Thomas Flanagan, Conservative, Independence, Republican
In a press release issued Wednesday, current District 4 Legislator Ryan Weitz said he would not be seeking reelection and endorsed Fultonville Mayor Robert Headwell, Jr. for the position.
For the position of District Attorney, Howard Aison will run on the Democratic line, and Kelli McCoski will run on the Conservative, Democratic, Independence, Reform, Republican, and Woman’s Equality lines.
Also on the ballot for City of Amsterdam voters will be William Mycek, who is running on the Conservative and Republican lines for the part-time city court judge position.