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Editor’s note: This story was updated to show that Rick Valenzuela had withdrawn from seat 2 and filed for seat 4.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 CANDIDACY

Seat 2: 

  • Joe Borton (incumbent)

Seat 4:

  • Treg Bernt
  • Dom Gelsomino
  • Jordan Moorhouse
  • Rick Valenzuela

Seat 6:

  • Josh Cummings
  • Luke Cavener (incumbent)
  • David McKinney

Source: meridiancity.org

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