The race for Asheville City Council: Live dispatches from today’s primary

Eight candidates are vying for the chance to be in the top six for the Nov. 8 election. Polls are open until 7:30 p.m. Here’s a nifty online tool to help you find your polling location. And there’s also more information on the Buncombe County Board of Elections website. Here’s a list of the candidates (click the links for interviews with each one):

Mark Cates
Saul Chase
Jan Davis
Lael Gray
Marc Hunt
Tim Peck
Chris Pelly
TJ Thomasson

For more election related coverage, click here.

For live dispatches via Twitter, see below or follow #avlelect.

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Editor Margaret Williams first wrote for Xpress in 1994. An Alabama native, she has lived in Western North Carolina since 1987 and completed her Masters of Liberal Arts & Sciences from UNC-Asheville in 2016. Follow me @mvwilliams

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2 thoughts on “The race for Asheville City Council: Live dispatches from today’s primary

  1. dpewen

    Thanks Barry,

    I voted for Hunt, Gray, and Pelly … no repubs for me!!!

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