Burton City Council election is Nov. 2

BURTON — Voters in the city will go to the polls Nov. 2 to decide on three, four-year seats for the city council.

Council seats that are up for election this year include those currently held by Vaughn Smith, Danny Wells and Deb Walton. Wells is not seeking re-election and Walton was appointed earlier this year to fill out the remaining months of former Councilman Dennis O’Keefe’s term when he left due to family reasons.

Seeking the three, four-year terms are Vaughn Smith, Tom Scott Cook, Christina Hickson, Greg Hull and Anne Redmond.

Polling locations will be open for in-person voting on Election Day from 7 a.m.-8 p.m. If you choose to vote absentee, you may obtain an absentee ballot at the Clerk’s office, 4303 S. Center Rd. until Nov. 1.

Voting information is available online at www.burtonmi.gov/clerk.

Details: Call 810-743-1500. — G.G.

The Burton View will bring readers more about the candidates in the Oct. 21 edition. Email queries have been sent to each candidate asking for their biographical information. Candidates have until Oct. 19 at 8 a.m. to return our email questionnaire.