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Harford exec has election challenger, council president stepping down, as 2018 candidates keep filing

Harford exec has election challenger, council president stepping down, as 2018 candidates keep filing

Joppatowne resident Maryann Forgan has not held an elected office before but the 54-year-old business owner and active community volunteer is running for Harford County executive because, in her words, “nothing ever gets done.”

“There a lot of things that I've looked at and just shook my head and said to myself, ‘Can't things change?’” Forgan said Sunday.

Forgan is the only Democrat who has filed in this year’s county executive race so far. Incumbent County Executive Barry Glassman, a Republican, has also filed in his bid for a second term, and he is the only Republican candidate who has filed so far, according to a list on candidates on the Maryland State Board of Elections...

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