Allan H. Kittleman

Field is crowded in race for Howard County Council

Field is crowded in race for Howard County Council

After a dozen years with the same majority on the Howard County Council, the terms of four of the five members are ending and more than a dozen candidates are running in this month’s district primaries.

Democrats Mary Kay Sigaty, Jen Terrasa and Calvin Ball and Republican Greg Fox will leave their council seats in December. Democrat Jon Weinstein is the lone council member not facing term limits and seeking re-election.

Four of the five districts have primary races.

In District 1, Weinstein faces one Democratic challenger, Liz Walsh.

District 2 has two candidates, Republican John Liao and Democrat Opel Jones, who are uncontested in the primary.

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