On Tuesday, Nov. 7, Bexley voters will select three Bexley City Council members from four candidates and elect three Bexley City Schools Board of Education members from a field of six whose names will appear on the ballot.
Polling locations listed on the Franklin County Board of Elections website are: Bexley 01-A, Columbus Africentric Early College, 3201 Allegheny Ave.; Bexley 01-B, Wolfe Park Shelter House, 105 Park Drive; Bexley 02-A, Bexley 02-B, Bexley 03-C and Bexley 04-B, Congregation Agudas Achim, 2767 E. Broad St.; Bexley 03-A and Bexley 03-B, Montrose Elementary School, 2555 E. Main St.; Bexley 04-A and Bexley 04-C, Student Union Schneider Room, 745 Pleasant Ridge Ave.
Polls will be open from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Nov. 7. Voters must bring identification to the polls in order to vote a regular ballot on Election Day.
According to the Franklin County Board of Elections, acceptable forms of identification are:
* A current and valid photo identification (such as Ohio driver license card, state ID card, government ID). Photo identification must show name and current address (except that Ohio driver license or State ID card does not need to show current address if the address in the poll book is current)
* A military identification that shows the voter's name (does not need to show address)
* A copy of a current (within the last 12 months) utility bill (including cellphone bill), bank statement, paycheck, government check or other government document (including from a public college or university) that shows the voter's name and current address.
Voters who do not provide one of these documents will still be able to vote by providing the last four digits of their Social Security number and by casting a provisional ballot.
The four candidates seeking council seats in Bexley are incumbents Lori Ann Feibel, Deneese Owen and Richard Sharp and challenger Monique Lampke.
Feibel, 48, was elected to a four-year term in 2013 and is chairwoman of council's Strategic Committee. She holds a master's degree from Ohio State University and taught middle school social studies before being elected to council. She serves on the board of several community organizations, including service as chairwoman of the board of the St. Vincent Family Center. She and her husband have three children.
Lampke, 45, is an attorney and professor. She holds a bachelor's degree from Stanford University and a law degree from Ohio State University. She has taught at Capital University, Ohio Dominican University and the University of Dayton School of Law. She has two daughters.
Owen, 37, was elected to a four-year term in 2013 and is chairwoman of council's Finance Committee. She holds bachelor's and master's degrees from Ohio State and works in the information technology industry. She has one daughter.
Sharp, 55, who operates the BEAT shuttle service, joined council in 2010 and served as council president in 2014 and 2015. He serves as council's Safety Committee chairman. He holds a bachelor's degree in accounting from Bowling Green State University and a master's degree in business administration from Capital University. He and his wife have two children.
Bexley's board of education candidates are incumbents John Barno, Alissha Mitchell and Marlee Snowdon and challengers Michelle Mineo, Tracey Parsons and April Walsh.
Barno, 48, an attorney, was elected to a four-year term in 2013. He holds a bachelor's degree in communications and political science from Heidelberg University and a law degree from the Ohio State University Moritz College of Law. He and his wife have four daughters.
Mineo, 48, is a speech therapist and yoga teacher. She holds a master's degree in speech pathology from Miami University. She and her husband have three children.
Mitchell, 41, who works in property management, has served on the board since February 2015, when the board unanimously appointed her to fill the unexpired term of former board member Carol Fey. Mitchell was elected by voters in November 2015 to serve the final two years of Fey's term. She holds a bachelor's degree in business administration Ohio Dominican University. She and her husband have five children.
Tracey Parsons, 47, works in marketing communications. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from Ohio State. She and her husband have one son.
Snowdon, 49, an attorney, was re-elected in 2013 for a second term on the board. She served as president for two years. She has a bachelor's degree in history from the University of Southern California and a law degree from the Pepperdine University College of Law. She and her husband have three children.
April M. Walsh, 33, is a transition coordinator at Eastmoor Academy. She holds a bachelor's degree in special education and a master's degree in curriculum instruction with a technology focus from Ohio Dominican University. She and her husband have four children.
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