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Pontiac Election Results

November 7th 2017

Pontiac Election Results (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 7, 2017) Pontiac, MI – The Unofficial results are in from Tuesday’s election in Pontiac. Mayor Deirdre Waterman retained her seat with 57.01% of the votes (3,526). Challenger Mark Holland got 37.19% (2,300). In District 1, Patrice Waterman won with 51.36% (698) over challenger Chris Jackson who got […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Coleman Yoakum for Pontiac City Council Dist. 2

October 13th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Coleman Yoakum for Pontiac City Council Dist. 2 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 13, 2017) Pontiac, MI – Coleman Yoakum is running for City Council in Pontiac for District 2.  Also on the ballot for the Nov. 7 election is incumbent Donald Woodward.  Maureen Dunwoodle is also running as a write-in candidate. Yoakum […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Mattie McKinney Hatchett for Pontiac Library Board

October 8th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Mattie McKinney Hatchett for Pontiac Library Board (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 8, 2017)   Pontiac, MI – Mattie McKinney Hatchett is one of  ten people running for six seats on the Pontiac Library Board on Nov. 7.  Also on the ballot are Aleda J. Brisbon, Vernita L. Duvall, Perry Earl, Jr., Janiece […]

Pontiac’s Primary is Aug. 8. Here’s Who’s on the Ballot

August 7th 2017

Pontiac’s Primary is Aug. 8 Pontiac, MI – Pontiac is the only city in Oakland County with a primary this year, which is Aug. 8. There are eight candidates running for Mayor. There are also primaries for Districts 1, 4, and 5. In each race the top two vote-getters will move on to the Nov. […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Rosie Lance Richardson for Pontiac Mayor

August 5th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Rosie Lance Richardson for Pontiac Mayor (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 5, 2017) Pontiac, MI – Rosie Lance Richardson is one of eight candidates in the primary for Pontiac Mayor, which takes place Aug. 8.  She’ll be on the ballot with Kone Bowman, Mark E. Holland, Craig Jefferson, AJ Patrick, Alexandria T. Riley, […]