The Racine Political Education Coalition, a group of more than 25 local community organizations, will host a candidate forum for the spring 2018 nonpartisan election season.

A primary candidate forum for the special election in Mount Pleasant for trustee seat 5 will be held at 7 p.m. February 13 at Mount Pleasant Village Hall, 8811 Campus Drive.

Candidates will answer questions submitted by the audience. The top two candidates in the primary election on February 20, will move on to the general election on April 3.

Feb. 20 Primary

Trustee Seat 5

Special Election – 1-year term

  • Thomas Giese
  • Ram Bhatia
  • John Martini
  • Janet Sabol

Racine County Eye will run full candidate bios the week of Feb. 5.

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Denise Lockwood has an extensive background in traditional and non-traditional media. She has written for Patch.com, the Milwaukee Business Journal, Milwaukee Magazine and the Kenosha News.