Seven qualified, possibly 10 candidates total for Antioch City Council
By Allen Payton
In a brief conversation with Antioch City Clerk Arne Simonsen, after filing for Antioch City Council closed at 5:00 p.m., today (Friday, August 8, 2014) he said there were seven candidates who had qualified for the ballot. There are three more people who filed their papers in the final hour, which he was processing to determine if they will qualify. “Most likely they will,” he said.
Diane Gibson-Gray – Qualified
Lori Ogorchock – Qualified
Anthony Segovia – Qualified
Tony Tiscareno – Qualified
Lamar A. Thorpe – Qualified
Steven Bado – Qualified
Karl Dietzel – Qualified
Jeffrey Hall-Cottrell – Awaiting verification of signature count
Amber Avelino – Awaiting verification of signature count
Sandy McGee – Awaiting verification of signature count
So, we could have as many as 10 candidates for the two seats that are up for election in November. Check back for the final list of qualified candidates, later tonight or tomorrow.