The ballot is set for November in Ashland!
Seven candidates are running for three (of five) open seats on Ashland Town Council this election cycle.
Candidates are (alphabetically by last name):
Ms. Kathy Abbott (Incumbent Councilmember)
- Ms. Anita Barnhart (Incumbent Councilmember)
- Mr. Darry Edwards
- Ms. Stephanie Hare
- Mr. Ali Khorassani-Abri
- Ms. Pam Soppall
- Mr. Steve Trivett (Incumbent Mayor)
As the largest number of candidates for Town Council in 20+ years, Town staff are thrilled with the current level of interest in public service here in the Center of the Universe.
Stay tuned to Town channels for candidate Q&As and a date for a moderated candidate forum in the coming months to learn more about each candidate's perspective and vision for our community.
Ashland residents, if you are not registered to vote, what are you waiting for? Voting (especially at the local level) is your superpower! Register here: https://ashlandva.info/3CM0TVI