Two Democrats filed
for Porter Town Council late last week, incumbent Greg Stinson for the
Town’s 2nd Ward and newcomer William Lopez for 3rd Ward.
the 3rd Ward seat is Republican Rob Pomeroy who as of this morning has not
Porter 4th and 5th
wards remain vacant as the candidate filing deadline approaches.
How to file for a
to run in the May 5 Republican and Democratic municipal primary elections
have until noon this Friday, Feb. 6, to file their nominations with the
Porter County Voters Registration Office, 155 Indiana Ave. in Valparaiso,
The office is
closed today, however, due to hazardous weather conditions.
To file, candidates
must complete and submit a CAN 42 Declaration form and a CAN 12 Statement of
Economic Interests form. Both can be found in the Voters Registration office
or can be printed from the Secretary of State’s website at
The Slate So Far
In Chesterton: For Clerk-Treasurer, Stephanie Kuziela (inc.).
For 1st District, Jim Ton (inc.) and Jeff Trout. For 2nd District:
Lloyd (Buck) Kittredge Jr. For 3rd District, Aaron Adcock. For
5th District, Emerson DeLaney (inc.). In Porter: For
Clerk-Treasurer, Carol Pomeroy (inc.) and Zathoe Sexton.
Chesterton: For 3rd District, Dane Lafata. In Porter:
For 1st District, Erik Wagner. For 2nd District, Greg Stinson
(inc.) For 3rd District, William Lopez. In Burns Harbor:
For Clerk-Treasurer, Jane Jordan (inc.).
As of this morning,
there have been no filings at all in either the Dune Acres or the Beverly
Shores municipal elections.