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Thursday, July 29, 2010

Election interest at LR City Hall

Posted By on Thu, Jul 29, 2010 at 3:18 PM

We checked yesterday on early interest in filing for seats on the Little Rock City Board and the mayor's election, also on the ballot this year. Filing opens Aug. 4, but several people have picked up petitions to gather the 50 signatures necessary to qualify: At last report:

Kevin Dedner and Robert Webb had picked up petitions for Erma Hendrix’s Ward 1 seat; Connie Hamzy for Ken Richardson’s Ward 2 seat; Gregory Hines for Michael Keck’s Ward 5 seat (Keck has said he’s not running), and James Withers has picked up petitions to run against Mayor Mark Stodola, who is expected to seek re-election.

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