Making Democracy Work

November 7, 2017 Elections in Greenville County

Here are the contested candidates and positions that are being sought for the November 7, 2017 Elections in Greenville County.

Greenville City Candidates - Contested Races

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 6:30-8PM
Hughes Main Library
25 Heritage Green Place
Greenville, SC 29601

Greenville City Candidate Forum.
There are two contested races for Greenville City.

City Council At-Large:
Russell Stall, Democratic
John DeWorken, Republican

City Council District 02:
Lillian Brock Flemming, Democratic
Matt Cotner, Republican

We will have a moderator (Professor Brent Nelsen of Furman University Political Science and International Affairs Department) ask the candidates questions prepared by the League of Women Voters. The questions will not be distributed in advance. We will also gather questions from the audience and as time permits, we will use these questions. The first question will give the candidates three (3) minutes to introduce themselves to the audience. There will also be time (from 7:30-8:00) for people to meet the candidates and talk one on one. The public is invited.

Simpsonville City Candidates - Contested Races

Monday, October 30, 2017 7-8:30PM
The Simpsonville City Park
Community Building
100 Park Dr.
Simpsonville, SC 29681

Simpsonville City Candidate Forum.
There are three contested races for Simpsonville City.

City Council Ward 2:
Stephanie Kelley
Aaron Rupe

City Council Ward 4:
Sherry Roche
T Blake Whitaker

City Council Ward 6:
Lou Hutchings
Jason M Wilmoth

We will have Associate Professor Teresa Cosby, of Furman University with the Political Science and International Affairs Department, ask the candidates questions prepared by the League of Women Voters. The questions will not be distributed in advance. We will also gather questions from the audience and as time permits, we will use these questions. The first question will give the candidates three (3) minutes to introduce themselves to the audience. There will also be time (from 8-8:30) for people to meet the candidates and talk one on one. The public is invited.

Fountain Inn City Candidates - Contested Races

Office: City Council Ward 3
Candidate: Mart D. Harrod, Nonpartisan

Office: City Council Ward 3
Candidate: Rose Ann Woods, Nonpartisan

Office: City Council Ward 5
Candidate: Anthony Cunningham, Nonpartisan

Office: City Council Ward 5
Candidate: L. Berry Woods, Nonpartisan

Greer City Candidates - Contested Races

Office: City Council District 06
Candidate: Judy Albert, Nonpartisan

Office: City Council District 06
Candidate: Dexter L. Reaves, Nonpartisan

Mauldin City Candidates - Contested Races

Office: City Council Seat 3
Candidate: James Kennedy, Nonpartisan

Office: City Council Seat 3
Candidate: Terry W. Merritt, Nonpartisan

Travelers Rest City Candidates - Contested Races

Office: Mayor of Travelers Rest
Candidate: Brandy Hart Amidon, Nonpartisan

Office: Mayor of Travelers Rest
Candidate: Rebecca Nix Cooper, Nonpartisan

Office: City Council At-Large
Candidate: Harvey E. Choplin, Nonpartisan

Office: City Council At-Large
Candidate: Rick Floyd, Nonpartisan

Office: City Council At-Large
Candidate: Jeff George, Nonpartisan

Office: City Council At-Large
Candidate: Cindy Meier, Nonpartisan

Office: City Council At-Large
Candidate: Duncan Shirley, Nonpartisan

Office: City Council At-Large
Candidate: Brantly Vest, Nonpartisan

Office: City Council At-Large
Candidate: Megan Smith Zapf, Nonpartisan