Still working on getting in touch with some of the hopefuls for City Council in Azusa and Glendora, but here is a list of names of those who have pulled papers during the nomination period. The period opened Monday and ends the first week in December.
Pulling papers doesn’t mean the person will run for City Council, but does show their interest. In order to officially run, papers must be submitted and then approved by the L.A. County Registrars office.
Mayor Karen Davis pulled papers, showing hopes for reelection.
And two newcomers pulled papers, Gene Murabito and a regular at council meetings, Edward Brubaker.
All three incumbents up for reelection pulled papers, which are Keith Hanks, Robert Gonzales, and Mayor Joe Rocha.
City Clerk Vera Mendoza is seeking reelection and a regular speaker during public comment at council meetings Art Morales is planning a run against her.
As for newcomers to the city council, Edward Alvarez pulled papers.