Ward 1 isn’t the only contested Akron City Council ward race in the Sept. 10 primary election.
Four other wards will see races, with three featuring more than two contenders.
Here’s information on the candidates vying for these seats:
Tony Brown of Diagonal Road, Democrat.
Nyere McGuire of Blanche Street, Democrat.
Margo Sommerville* of Millcreek Drive, Democrat. She has a Facebook page under her name.
DeAndre Forney of Pickford Avenue, Democrat. He has a Facebook page called “Forney for council.”
Russel C. Neal Jr.* of Moreley Avenue, Democrat. He has a Facebook page under his name.
Eugene Norris of Parkgate Avenue, Democrat.
Lucille A. Humphrey of Arden Place, Democrat. She has a Facebook page called “Lucille Humphrey Akron City Council Ward 5 Candidate.”
Ken Jones* of Garfield Street, Democrat.
Tara Mosley-Samples of Seventh Avenue, Democrat. She has a campaign website, http://tarasamples.com/.
Sidney K. Richards of Robert Street, Democrat. He has a Facebook page under his name.
Ronald Street of McKinley Avenue, Democrat.
Donnie Kammer* of Ido Avenue, Democrat. He has a Facebook page under his name.
Adam VanHo of Clinton Avenue, Democrat. He has a work website, www.vanholaw.com and a Facebook page under his name.
Paula A. Beagle of Beardsley Street, Democrat.
* Indicates incumbents.
• Information about council incumbents is available at www.akroncitycouncil.org.
• The League of Women Voters of the Akron Area has an online voter guide for the Sept. 10 primary at www.lwvaa.org/.