The deadline for filing petitions for the September primary election was Thursday and there are 11 people who filed petitions for Mount Vernon’s mayoral and two City Council races.
There may be other petition filers because the petitions can also be mailed in with a July 14 postmark.
The mayoral petition filers were:
Mayor Clinton Young
former Mayor Ernest Davis
Comptroller Maureen Walker
Councilman Yuhanna Edwards
The City Council petition filers were:
Councilwoman Diane Munro-Morris
John L. Boykin
Richard W. Thomas
John L. Fava