Candidates chosen for Rochester court, council, school board
By Ketsia Rodríguez/EMC
The primary elections for Monroe County took place June 25. Winners will appear on the ballot for the November general election.
In the City of Rochester, there were Democratic primaries for Rochester City Council, the Rochester City School District Board of Education and Rochester City Court.
Twelve candidates vied to fill city council positions across the city’s four districts. The primary winners were:
• East District: Mary Lupien
• Northeast District: Michael Patterson
• Northwest District: José Peo
• South District: LaShay Harris
Ten candidates faced off for four open seats on the board of education. The primary winners were:
• Beatriz LeBron
• Ricardo Adams
• Willa Powell
• Amy Maloy
Six candidates contended for two City Court judge positions. The primary winners were:
• Melissa L Barrett
• Nicole Morris
For a full list of the county’s primary winners, visit https://bit.ly/2Nhfv8N.