The race to become mayor of Middletown and for the two open seats on City Council will be contested in the Nov. 5 general election. FILE PHOTO

Who’s running for Middletown mayor, city council seats in November?

The filing deadline for Middletown mayoral and council seats was 4 p.m. Thursday. Middletown’s filing deadlines is 75 days before the election as required by the city’s charter.

Mayor Larry Mulligan Jr. will be seeking his fourth four-year term as Middletown’s mayor. Mulligan, a South Main Street resident, was appointed to a vacant seat representing the former 2nd Ward resigned in late 2006. Less than a year later, Mulligan became the first-directly elected mayor of Middletown in November 2007.

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Mulligan is being challenged by newcomer Nicole Condrey of Wrenn Street. She is a member of Team Fastrax skydiving team.

This year there six people seeking the two open seats on Middletown City Council.

Incumbent Councilman Steve Bohannon opted not to run for a second four-year term so that he could spend more time with his family and do some travelling.

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Incumbent Councilman Talbott Moon, of Euclid Street, is serving as the city’s vice mayor this term, is seeking re-election to a second term on council.

The other candidates seeking seats on council this fall include:

  • Levi J. Cramer, of Aberdeen Drive
  • Perry L. Davis, of Trafalgar Court
  • John P. Hart, Jr., of Wrenn Street
  • Monica Nenni, of North Highview
  • Joe Wittman, of North Breiel Boulevard.

Incumbent Middletown Municipal Court Judge James E. Sherron is running unopposed for a six-year term of his own. He was elected two years ago in a contentious election in November 2017 to complete the unexpired term of Judge Mark Wall who died in February 2017..

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