Staff Report for Island Eye News
Twelve candidates have announced their intention to run for one of four seats on Isle of Palms’ City Council this November. There will also be a contested mayoral election with current council member Jimmy Carroll running against Mayor Dick Cronin. Council members Marty Bettelli and Sandy Ferencz have decided not to run for re-election.
The election will be held Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, the last day to register to vote is October 7, 2017.
Dick Cronin (incumbent)
Jimmy Carroll (current council member, seat not up for re-election)
City Council Candidates:
Barb Bergwerf (incumbent)
Ryan Buckhannon (previous council member)
Patrick Harrington (incumbent)
Michael Loftus (previous council member)
Ralph Piening (previous council member)
Susan Hill Smith