April 7, 2010
The race for the Ward 1 seat on Norfolk City Council is heating up. Two candidate websites have gone live during the last couple of weeks:
Chuck Brewer's website, justcallchuck.com
Chuck Brewer‘s website is www.justcallchuck.com .
His Plan, as listed on his website, includes four bullet points:
- Clean and safe neighborhoods
- Improve our schools
- Create new jobs
- Lower taxes and eliminate wasteful spending.
Andy Protogyrou's website, andy-norfolk.com
Andy Protogyrou‘s website is www.andy-norfolk.com .
His Issues, as indicated on his website, include:
- Commonsense spending for us
- Redevelopment of Wards Corner
- Flooding of Mason Creek and Willoughby.
Barbara Saunders has indicated that her website will be ready to go shortly.
Paul “Red Rooster” Trice does not appear to have an online presence at this time.
February 5, 2010
Barbara Saunders will announce her candidacy at the Ocean View Golf Course on Saturday for the Ward One Council seat being vacated by the retiring Councilman Don Williams. The field of candidates for the Ward One seat is populated by former police officer, Chuck Brewer, who will announce at the Banque on Saturday, Paul Trice, Ocean View artist, and Andy Protogyrou, Norfolk attorney.
Andy Protogyrou will announce his candidacy on Monday, February 15th, 6:00 p.m. at the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church of Norfolk, 7220 Granby Street.
Update 2/06/2010: Barbara Saunders called and said the info about her announcement was incorrect. When we get more info on her announcement, we will post the date, time and place.
January 11, 2010
We’ve just received word from Ms. Dorey that she has given the idea of running for office a tremendous amount of thought and has decided not to run for the Ward 1 seat on City Council.
This leaves three other rumored candidates: Ocean View Developer John Hadjikakos, retired Norfolk Police Officer Chuck Brewer and Ocean View artist, “Red Rooster” Paul Trice.