Walworth County cities, spring 2008 election
In Lake Geneva, former Mayor Spyro Condos is running against alderman William Chesen. The race opened up after current mayor Sheldon Shepstone announced that he would not run for reelection.
In Delavan, incumbent Mayor Mel Nieuwenhuis faces a challenge from alderwoman Ellen Reddy, who also ran for the post in 2006.
The following is a rundown of races in the four Walworth County cities. Village races are HERE
Delavan-- Mayor: Incumbent Mel Nieuwenhuis, 720 Parish St., faces opposition from Ellen Reddy, 214 N. Third St.
-- City council: District 1 incumbent John K. Finley, 201 W. Washington St., faces opposition from Donald L. Edmunds, 512 N. Terrace St.
District 2 incumbent David G. Kilkenny, 820 Parish Court, No. 6B, faces opposition from Samuel H. Riggs III, 201 N. Eighth St.
District 3 incumbent Jeff S. Johnson, 629 Madison Drive, is running unopposed.
-- Municipal judge: Incumbent LeRoy H. Himebauch, 953 Racine St., is running unopposed.
-- School board: Three incumbents are running unopposed for three open seats. They are Steve Carlson, 2151 Blue Heron Drive; Carol Murphy, 2119 Hillcrest Drive; and Dr. Jeff Scherer, 1080 Phoenix St.
Elkhorn-- Mayor: Mayor John T. Giese, 402 Broad St., is running unopposed.
-- City council: Incumbents are running unopposed for the three open seats.
District 6: Julie Taylor, 12 N. Church St.
District 4: Scott McClory, 616 N. Washington St.
District 3: Ronald Dunwiddie, 214 E. Court St.
-- School Board: Two incumbents are running unopposed for the two open seats on the board. Seeking reelection are Dave Ketchpaw, 512 N. Jackson St., and Dr. Edward Carlson, 433 Oakland Lane.
Lake Geneva-- Mayor: District 4 Alderman William Chesen, 800 Platt Ave., and former Mayor Spyro Condos, 1760 Hillcrest Drive, are running for the city's top spot. Incumbent Sheldon Shepstone is not seeking reelection.
-- City council: District 1 incumbent Todd Krause, 1112 Wisconsin St., faces opposition from G. Stewart Mathison, 1011 W. Main St.
District 2 incumbent Larry Magee, 1120 Mobile St., faces opposition from Penny Roehrer, 1070 S. Lake Shore Drive, No. 11-1A.
District 3 incumbent Tom Spellman, 270 Country Club Drive, No. 22, faces opposition from Bob Flemming, 315 Walworth St.
District 4 incumbent William Chesen, 800 Platt Ave., is not seeking reelection. Newcomer Frank Marsala, 1823 Conant St., is running unopposed.
-- City treasurer: Incumbent Germaine Clifford, 1024 Lake Geneva Blvd., is running unopposed.
-- City attorney: Two newcomers are running for the open seat. They are Daniel S. Draper, 1440 Linda Lane, and Matt Kuehl, 1280 Pheasant Court. Incumbent Berwyn Braen is not seeking reelection.
-- Badger High School Board: Two incumbents and one newcomer are running for three open seats. The incumbents are Jeff Buntrock, 1101 Rolling Lane, and Patricia Wolter, 703 S. Lake Shore Drive. The newcomer is Niki Ceisel, N2447 Shady Side Drive. Incumbent Tom Gardiner is not seeking reelection.
-- Lake Geneva elementary school board: Incumbent Barbara Dinan, 500 S. Edwards Blvd., is running unopposed for one open seat.
-- Reek School Board: One incumbent and one newcomer are running for two open seats. The incumbent is Alexander Palmer, N599 Mill Road, Zenda. The newcomer is John Palmer, N1511 Shadow Lane, Fontana. Incumbent Ann Zubow is not seeking reelection.
-- Traver School Board: Two incumbents are running for two open seats. They are Daniel Kundert, W2442 State Line Road, and Glen York, N931 Hillside Road.
-- Woods School Board: Incumbent Sandra M. Kulik, W3768 South Shore Drive, is running unopposed for one open seat.
Whitewater-- City Council: District 4 candidates who survived the primary are Jim Fischer, 476 Buckingham Blvd. and Lynn Binnie, 1315 W. Satinwood Lane.
District 2 incumbent Councilman Maxwell Taylor, 290 Tratt St., (lower), is running unopposed.
Councilmember at large incumbent Jim Stewart, 745 W. Center St., is running unopposed.
-- Municipal judge: Candidates who advanced art the primary are Art Coleman, 403 S. Whiton St., and Richard Kelly, 219 S. Pleasant St.
-- School Board: Incumbents are running unopposed for the three open seats on the board. Incumbents running for reelection are Caroline Wieman, 9304 Oakwood Drive; Kurt Harkness, N7706 E. Lakeshore Drive, and Steve Lamsam, W8735 Territorial Road.