for local offices in the 2019 general election is underway: the following
Duneland candidates have filed.
In Burns Harbor,
Jane Jordan (D) has filed to retain her post as Clerk-Treasurer. Incumbent
Town Council member at-large Ray Poparad (D) has also filed.
Stephanie Kuziela (R) has filed to retain the position of Clerk-Treasurer.
No one has filed
yet in Beverly Shores, Dune Acres, Ogden Dunes, or Town of Pines. Filing
information for Porter was not yet available as of deadline today.
the following candidates have filed.
In Portage, the
Mayor’s race is already contested, with Democrats Leo Hatch Jr. and
Nina Rivas (D) has
filed for Clerk-Treasurer. Debbie Podgorski (D) has filed for City Council
at-large. Frank O’Reilly (D) has filed for the City Council District 2 seat.
Antonio Gutierrez (R) has filed for the District 3 City Council seat, and
Brian Gulley (D) has filed for the District 4 City Council seat.
Holly Taylor (R) has filed for Clerk-Treasurer, Robert Cotton (D) has filed
for the District 2 City Council seat, and Walter Dougherty (R) has filed for
the District 3 City Council seat.