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Mount Vernon, Knox County, Ohio

MOUNT VERNON - As summer comes to an end political races will be heating up prior to the November 2017 election. According to the Knox County Board of Elections the following candidates and entities have filed petitions to be on the ballot.  The deadline for voter registration is October 10th and election day is set for November 7. To register contact the Knox County Board of Elections at 740-393-6716.

The following are the contested races:

Mount Vernon City Council At-Large (three to be elected)

John Booth (D)
Donald Bovinett (D)
Christopher Menapace (R)
Janis Seavolt (R)
Matt Starr (R)
 
Mount Vernon City Council 4th Ward (one to be elected)
Jeff Gottke (R)
Susan Kahrl (D)
 
Mount Vernon City Treasurer (one to be elected)
Anton Krutsch (D)
Felicia Rhodes (R)
 
Centerburg Council (four to be elected) 
Saundra Dove
Rusty Griffith
Philip Lohmeyer
Russell "Greg" Myers
Ronda Seligman
 
Fredericktown Council (four to be elected)
Ray Brewer
Gordon Dusty Frazier
Richard J. Lanuzza
Ryan Shoemaker
Bill Van Nostrand
 
Gann Council (four to be elected)
Lowell Banbury
Roxanne Eddy
Joyce Fawcett
Tracy McCombs
Trisha Moreland
Hollie D. Stone
 
Berlin Twp. Trustee (two to be elected)
Gary Alverson
Jeremy Moss
Tracie Weller
 
Clinton Twp. Trustee (two to be elected)
Bob Daley
John A. Holland
Terry L. Thompson
 
Howard Twp. Trustee (two to be elected)
Craig Gilmore
Clarence Griffith
Gegory Lawson
Matt Williams
 
Jefferson Twp. Trustee (two to be elected)
Tommy Marshall 
Edward Moreland
Donald D. Rine
 
Morgan Twp. Trustee (two to be elected)
Richard Gage
Paul Hunter
Troy Rodenhiser
 
Morris Twp. Trustee (two to be elected)
Randy Adkins
Richard Kershner
Terrance E. Maloney
Timothy J. Smith
Bob Wise
 
Pike Twp. Trustee (two to be elected)
Bill E. Belton, Jr.
John E.Crunkilton
Daniel R. Robinson
Travis E. Swendal
Roy Tuggle, Jr. 
 
The following issues will appear on the November  ballot:
 
Knox County Park District, Property Tax (Replacement) 0.35 mill for 5yrs for the purpose of acquiring, developing, improving, and protecting land and water areas as parks, preserves, trails.

Knox County 911, Sales and use tax at a rate of 0.25% for 5 years for the operation of a 911 system.

Knox County Health Dept., Property tax (Replacement) 0.80 mill for 5 years for the operating expenses of the Knox County Health Dept.

Ashland County Joint Vocational School District, Property Tax (Renewal) 0.50 mills for permanent improvements

Brown Township, Property Tax (Replacement) 3 mills, 5 years for roads, streets and bridges
 
Clay Township, Property Tax renewal 2 mills, 4 years for streets, roads and bridges
 
Hilliar Township, Property Tax (Replacement and Increase) increase from 2.80 mills to 3.00 mills for 5 years for streets, roads and bridges

 Martinsburg Village, Property Tax (Renewal) 5 mills, 5 years for current expenses

Middlebury Township, Property Tax (Renewal) 2 mills, 5 years for roads, streets, and bridges

Milford Township, Property Tax (Renewal) 3 mills, 5 years for roads, streets and bridges 

Morgan Township, Property Tax (Renewal) 1.75 mills for 3 yrs for providing Ambulance service, Emergency Medical service or both

Monroe Township, Property Tax (Renewal) 3 mills for 5 years for providing fire services and maintaining fire equipment

Northridge School District Income Tax Additional 0.75% for 30 years and Bond Issue $14.6 million, 2.90 mills, Building new elementary school, upgrading the middle school

Loudonville School District Property Tax (Additional) 0.80 mill for 5 yrs for current expenses

Local Option (D-6 Permit) Martinsburg Marathon for sale of wine and mixed beverages on Sunday between the hours of ten a.m. and midnight

Local Option (D-6 Permit) Legends Bar and Grill for the sale of wine and mixed beverages on Sunday

 

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