Position 7: Sammamish City Council candidate statements

Four candidates filed for Sammamish City Council Position 7 for the Aug. 1 primary. The top two vote-getters will advance to the Nov. 7 general election.

Below are the initial candidate statements. Sammamish Comment will have coverage throughout the campaign to the primary and general elections.

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Position 5: Candidate statements, Sammamish City Council

Today the three candidates for Sammamish City Council Position 5 provide their opening statements. The Top 2 vote-getters in the Aug. 1 primary advance to the Nov. 7 general election.

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Sammamish Council Position 3 candidate statements

The three candidates for Sammamish City Council Position 3 responded to an initial round of questions from Sammamish Comment.

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Mullor withdraws; Candidate statements for Sammamish Council Position 1

Miki Mullor withdrew his candidacy yesterday from Position 1 for the Sammamish City Council.

This means there are 12 candidates seeking four Sammamish City Council positions, each of the seats will have a primary in the Aug. 1 election.

With Mullor’s withdrawal, there will be no primary for Position 1. However, Sammamish Comment will proceed with basic information from the two remaining candidates for Position 1.

Three candidates filed for Positions 3 and 5; four filed for Position 7. Their statements will publish this week.

Sammamish Comment will provide coverage throughout the campaign to the August primary and the Nov. 7 general election.

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County, State, water district elections for Sammamish

Filings for candidates for the November election ended Friday. There are races other than those for Sammamish City Council of local interest.

King County Council

Kathy Lambert

As expected, incumbent Kathy Lambert filed for reelection to the District 3 seat of the King County Council. Sammamish is part of District 3.

Former Sammamish Mayor Tom Vance in March filed the necessary paperwork with the Public Disclosure Commission (PDC) to challenge Lambert, but in the end, he did not file the required documents to become a candidate.

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13 candidates seek 4 Sammamish City Council positions

Thirteen candidates filed for four positions on the Sammamish City Council, the most since 1999 when 40 people filed for seven positions for the first Council.

 

This means there will be primary races in the August election for each seat up this year. The top two of each race will advance to the November general election.

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Four primaries in Sammamish City Council race in August

Each of the four Sammamish City Council races will have primaries in August.

Final filings occurred by 5pm today.

The candidates are:

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