Tenth candidate files for council post
JANESVILLE—George Mark is the tenth candidate to take out nomination papers to run for Janesville City Council.
Three of seven seats are open in the April election. All three incumbents—Craig DeGarmo, Paul Williams and Tim Wellnitz—have said they will not seek re-election.
Mark, 206 Shady Oak Court, is a Janesville builder.
Mark joins candidates Karl Dommershausen, David Henke, Tom McDonald, Kevin Bishop, K. Andreah Briarmoon, Richard Ellingson, Billy R. McCoy, Kelly O’Brien and Yuri D. Rashkin in seeing election.
Candidates were allowed to start circulating nomination papers Dec. 1. To get their name on the ballot, each candidate must collect 200 to 400 valid signatures from Janesville residents.
Nomination papers are due at the city clerk’s office by 5 p.m. Jan. 2.