By Tim Kowols
Door County and Kewaunee County voters will head to the polls today as local races and referenda dot the ballots.
As several towns, villages, school districts, and cities struggled to get more than one candidate running for different elected positions, the city of Sturgeon Bay will feature four contested elections for its Common Council. Other contested elections in Door County include the Southern Door School Board, Village of Egg Harbor trustee, Town of Baileys Harbor supervisor, and Town of Gibraltar chairperson and supervisor. Kewaunee County has contested elections for Town of Montpelier treasurer, Town of West Kewaunee supervisor #1, Village of Luxemburg trustee, and Denmark School Board.
Washington Island and Southern Door School Districts will ask their residents to be allowed to exceed their revenue limits, while Egg Harbor voters will weigh in on whether a binding referendum for any expenditure that costs more than $1.5 million for any publicly financed project.
Tim Kowols and Paul Schmitt will anchor election coverage on 96.7 WBDK beginning at 8 p.m. Updates and special reports will be included on DoorCountyDailyNews.com, Facebook (DoorCountyDailyNews.com) and Twitter (@DCDailyNews).