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Crowded Field for Burlington City Council

Aug 30, 2013

Plenty of people want to serve on the Burlington City Council.

Burlington City Hall

The filing period for candidates has officially closed with eleven returning their petitions so they can run for three open seats.

The list includes the three incumbents, several former city council members and some newcomers to politics.

A primary will be held on Oct. 8 due to the number of candidates.

The top 6 will advance to the Nov. 5 municipal election.

Burlington City Council Candidates

Michael Campbell
Jim Davidson (Inc)
Marcques Derby
Robert Fleming (Inc)
Tyler Huggins
Richard Lemke
Kevin Long
Jim Morris
Christopher Reed (Inc)
Tim Scott
Becky Shockley