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John Martini: Candidate Interview for Village Trustee No. 5

John Martini Name three long-term goals you have for the Village and why you chose them. 1: Fiscal responsibility: We are breaking our $19 million budget confines and continue to borrow to fund projects. Transparency requires monthly reports posted on the website. 2: Ensure Foxconn is a good neighbor. Local employment, air and water return […]

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Candidate forum set for Mount Pleasant primary race

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. […]

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Mount Pleasant Board Remains In Gridlock

The Mount Pleasant Village Board failed to break its self-imposed gridlock. Two candidates for the open Mount Pleasant village trustee were floated Monday night, but both failed to garner the nomination. The current six member board voted 3 to 3, with the vote splitting along established factions on the board. Village president Dave Degroot tried again to […]

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Martini Running as Write-In Against Gleason for County Board

Mount Pleasant resident John Martini announced Thursday that he is running as a write-in candidate against Mark Gleason for Gleason’s 13th district county board seat. Gleason was the only candidate to return nomination papers for his seat, and he did not have a challenger until Martini came forward. Martini is a Highway V resident who […]

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Letter to the Editor: Martini for Mount Pleasant Village Board

**Editor’s Note: The Letter to the Editor was submitted by Mount Pleasant Village Board candidate John Martini, M.D. Citizens of Mt. Pleasant, My name is Dr. John Martini, I am running for Mt. Pleasant Village Board of Trustees in seat #6. I am a life-long resident of Racine County and I have lived in Mt. Pleasant […]

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