The Oconto County Times Herald asked the candidates for Suring village president, Dan Newell and incumbent Jay Tousey, to fill out a questionnaire and biographical information to help voters make their decision.
Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. on April 4. Early voting is also in progress through March 31 at the village clerk’s office.
Here are the candidates’ responses.
Age: 55; I have lived in Suring for over six years.
Education: De Pere High School graduate; additional drafting, engineering and mechanical education.
Employment: Self-employed as supervisor/project manager for construction of industrial paint line equipment.
Experience in government: None.
Community involvement: Local ATV/UTV and snowmobile club memberships. I’m looking forward to becoming more involved with the community.
What major issues are facing the village of Suring and how will you work to resolve them?