Wednesday, April 24, 2024


Four Write-In Candidates Registered in RTM District 8

Four Write-In Candidates Registered in RTM District 8
Town Clerk Patricia H. Strauss said today she has been informed by the Secretary of the States Election Division that four Westport residents have registered as write-in candidates in the Representative Town Meeting (RTM) District 8.

The district has four seats up for grabs in the Nov. 4 election, but only three candidates Җ all incumbents are listed on the ballot.

To be eligible to be a write-in candidate, residents of the district had to register with the Secretary of the State֒s office by Oct. 21.

Those eligible for write-in status are: Dwight Wayne (Robin) Batteau; Benjamin G. Joseloff; Jonathan Steinberg, and John P. Vornle, Strauss said.

She said anyone else written in by voters will be disqualified. No other write-in candidates have been registered for any other Westport municipal office, Strauss said.

Editors Note:  The editor of WestportNow is an incumbent District 8 RTM member seeking re-election and father of write-in candidate Benjamin G. Joseloff.

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