Candidates file in Ramsey

In the first week of filings, candidates have entered races for Ramsey mayor and city council.

Two people has filed for the four-year mayor’s seat as of May 29.

Mayor Bob Ramsey, 9495 164th Lane N.W., has filed for a second term and he will have competition from Sarah Strommen, 14546 Krypton Street N.W.

Strommen currently represents Ward 4 on the council after winning a special election to finish Councilmember David Jeffrey’s term, which ends this year.

Candidates for the at-large seat, which has a four-year term, are:

• Joe Field, 8021 152nd Lane N.W.;

• John LeTourneau, 14607 Bowers Drive N.W.; and

• Incumbent Jeff Wise, 7901 165th Avenue N.W.

The only Ward 2 candidate so far is incumbent Colin McGlone, 15890 St. Andrews Lane N.W.

Candidates have until June 5 to fill out an affidavit with the city clerk and pay the filing fee of $5. Filing closes at 5 p.m.

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