8 candidates file for 3 Meridian City Council seats By Meridian Press staff firstname.lastname@example.org HollyBeechMP Sep 8, 2017 (…) Facebook Twitter Email IPT Election 2017 Logo Facebook Twitter Email Print Save Editor’s note: This story was updated to show that Rick Valenzuela had withdrawn from seat 2 and filed for seat 4. However, on Oct. 6, Valenzuela announced that he was also withdrawing from seat 4.The candidate filing period for Meridian City Council elections closed Sept. 8.Councilman Joe Borton faces no challengers for seat 2, and Councilman Luke Cavener faces two challengers for seat 6. Four people are running for seat 4, held by Meridian City Council President Keith Bird. Bird, having served 20 years on council, is retiring at the end of this term.Voters citywide may vote for one candidate per seat.DECLARATION OF CANDIDACYSeat 2: Joe Borton (incumbent)Seat 4:Treg BerntDom GelsominoJordan MoorhouseRick ValenzuelaSeat 6:Josh CummingsLuke Cavener (incumbent)David McKinneySource: meridiancity.org More from this section Meridian Police search for men who stole 9 guns, 3 bows Posted: 5:12 p.m. Dog of the Week: Buddy Posted: Feb. 19, 2018 March for Meals March 17 at Kleiner Park Posted: Feb. 19, 2018 Grow announces Idaho Senate candidacy Posted: Feb. 19, 2018 Albertsons now offers grocery delivery with Instacart Posted: Feb. 19, 2018 Facebook Twitter Email Print Save HollyBeechMP Follow HollyBeechMP Close Get email notifications on HollyBeechMP daily! Your notification has been saved. There was a problem saving your notification. Whenever HollyBeechMP posts new content, you'll get an email delivered to your inbox with a link. Email notifications are only sent once a day, and only if there are new matching items. Save Manage followed notifications Follow HollyBeechMP Close Followed notifications Please log in to use this feature Log In Don't have an account? Sign Up Today Comments Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Latest E-Edition Meridian Press Read the latest edition of the Meridian Press in our e-edition format, which combines the familiarity of the printed-paper format with the convenience of reading on your phone, tablet or desktop computer from anywhere. Issues prior to August 18, 2016 YouReport This is your chance to be the reporter. Tell us what's going on with you, your kids, and your community. Share your child's latest achievements, talk about that pothole that never gets fixed, or just speak your mind on what is happening in your community. Submit Your Articles Share the news that is important to you and your community. Post articles about local events, sports teams, community organizations, and more! Submit Your Photos Do you have a great local photo that you want to share with the world? Add it here!