See Who’s Running For Office in Detroit’s Municipal Election

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The city of Detroit’s municipal elections are on Aug. 3 and the filing deadline was April 20. View a preliminary list of candidates.

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The city of Detroit’s municipal elections are on Aug. 3. Though petitions need certification and candidates are subject to change, you can see the preliminary list of candidates below. 

Four City Council incumbents, including current City Council President Brenda Jones, as well as Andre Spivey, Raquel Castaneda-Lopez and Gabe Leland, will not seek a new term.

View the full list of candidates here or click on a selection below to jump to a section.

City Clerk
City Council - At Large
City Council - District 1
City Council - District 2
City Council - District 3
City Council - District 4
City Council - District 5
City Council - District 6
City Council - District 7
Police Commissioner - District 1
Police Commissioner - District 2
Police Commissioner - District 3
Police Commissioner - District 4
Police Commissioner - District 5
Police Commissioner - District 6
Police Commissioner - District 7
Community Advisory Council


Myya Jones
Arthur Tyus
Anthony Adams
Emanuel   Shaw
Dallias Wilcoxon
Curis Greene
Cheryl Webb
Articia Bomer
Charleta McInnis
Tommy Barrow
Michael Duggan
Danetta Simpson
Jasahn Larsosa
Kiawana Brown

City Clerk

Janice Winfrey
Kinda Anderson
Michael Ri’chard
Beverly Kindle-Walker
Denzell   Hines-McCampbell
Jeffery Robinson

City Council - At Large

Jermain Jones
Nicole Small
Janee’ Ayers
Coleman   Young
Royce Kinniebrew
Steven Lett
Mary Waters

City Council - District 1

James Tate
Quincy  Coleman
Darryl Brown
Krystal Larsosa

City Council - District 2

Roy McCalister
Angela Calloway
Michael   Evans
Jaylin Harris
Levan Adams
Andrew Tyus

City Council - District 3

Scott Benson
Steven Shelton
Adam Mundy
Dennis Green
Vanessa   Olive

City Council - District 4

Toson Jewell-Knight
Michael Elrick
Anemashuan  Bomani
Virgil Smith
Latisha Johnson
Kenneth Snapp
Corey Gilchrist
Daivon Reeder

City Council - District 5

Mary  Sheffield

City Council - District 6

Hector Santiago
David Sanchez
Gabriela Santiago-Romero
Myamika  Jordan

City Council - District 7

Regina Ross
JoAnna Underwood
Angy Webb
Frederick Durhal
John Bennett
Ericka Murria
DeQuincy   Hyatt
Robert Dunlap
William Davis
Terrell George

Police Commissioner - District 1

Tamara   Smith
Joshua Engle
Bryan Ferguson

Police Commissioner - District 2

Lavish   Williams
Linda Bernard

Police Commissioner - District 3

Cedric Banks
Damian   Mitchell

Police Commissioner - District 4

Willie   Bell
Scott Boman

Police Commissioner - District 5

Michael   Farr
Willie Burton

Police Commissioner - District 6

Landis   Spencer
Lisa Carter

Police Commissioner - District 7

Robert   Olive

Community Advisory Council

Clinton   Topp District 7
Bobbi Johnson District 7
Dennis Bryant District 4

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