Longmont City Council Election Update

Candidates have until Aug. 26 to collect enough signatures to become a qualified candidate for City Council. Four of seven seats are up this year, including the mayor, two at-large seats and Ward 2. So far, there are four candidates for the at-large seats: incumbents Gabe Santos, Alex Sammoury and challengers Rod Gallegos and TrisaContinue reading “Longmont City Council Election Update”

Accountius Announces for Longmont Ward 2

After months of rumors, Rick Accountius, a former planning and zoning commissioner became the first candidate to enter the City Council race, running for the Ward 2 seat. Accountius develops software applications for AT&T and also owns a Longmont-based website development company. Accountius says, “This next decade is going to be a pivotal time. ‘We’reContinue reading “Accountius Announces for Longmont Ward 2”

Longmont Council Member Witt Will Not Run Again

Katie Witt recently announced that she will not run for a second term on City Council, eliciting surprise from her fellow Council members and others in the community. Witt did not give a reason for her decision but it is expected that she will seek some elected office in the future. No one has declaredContinue reading “Longmont Council Member Witt Will Not Run Again”