FAIRFIELD — Perry Polk, a former City Council member who is now a Fairfield-Suisun School District trustee, is the first to file for Fairfield City Council.
Incumbent Councilwoman Catherine Moy and Ben Afisivalu, Joe Martinez, Chuck Timm and Scott Tonnesen have announced their candidacies for City Council. Randy Blakenchip, Scott Mulvey and Brian Thiemer took out filing papers last week for City Council.
Incumbent John Mraz has said he is assessing whether to seek re-election.
Mayor Harry Price has said he will seek re-election. No other candidates have announced mayoral bids.
Polk was a Fairfield city councilman from 1991-95. He will not seek another term as a school board member.
Filing for three seats on the Fairfield-Suisun School District board of trustees began July 14 at the Solano County Registrar of Voters office at 675 Texas St. in Fairfield. Filing for the school board ends Aug. 8.
No filing fee is required for the school board seats.
Candidates must be 18 years old, a resident of the trustee area they seek to represent, a registered voter and not employed by the Fairfield-Suisun School District.
Election Day is Nov. 4.
Reach Ryan McCarthy at 427-6935 or firstname.lastname@example.org.