Race develops in Ward 3 with Wurm and Holmgren; Westgaard unopposed so far

Two candidates have filed for Ward 3 of the Elk River City Council.

They are:

Chad Wurm, 824 Jackson Ave., and Ryan Holmgren, 363 Gates Ave.

Filing opened May 22.

Elk River may conduct a primary if more than two candidates apply for an open seat. The primary will be held on Tuesday, August 14, 2012. The top two finishers will advance to the General Election in November.

Incumbent Matthew Westgaard, 19417 Baldwin Cir., is the lone candidate so far for Ward 2.

The filing period closes at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 5.