Here is a summary of Democratic Party municipal candidates for the November 2016 election.
Incumbents Michael Figueiredo and Peter Pearson are running unopposed for a three-year term.
Two council seats for three-year terms are up for election. Democrat Patricia Rowett is seeking one of those seats. She is running against two Republicans: one incumbent, Dawn Fantasia, and one new challenger, Stephen Skellenger.
Democrat Arthur Henn is challenging incumbent Richard E. Innella for a three-year term.
Two three-year terms are up for election, and both Republican incumbents are running: Doreen Thistleton and Diana Kuncken. They are challenged by Democrat Najib Iftikhar.
Democrat Michael Grace is running for one of two three-year term seats. He is opposed by both Republican incumbents Timmy Lee Fisher and Charles Gross.
Democrat Al Decker is running to retain his seat on the council for a one-year term. He is challenged by Franklin Dykstra. Franklin is currently on the council in a three-year term seat that is up for election this year. Instead of running to fill his current seat, he instead chose to run for the one-year term against Decker.
Incumbent Democrat Janina Wycalek is running unopposed for a new three-year term.