Two candidates are running for one seat on the Monroe Township Board of Trustees.
David E. Gallimore
6155 Rosedale-Milford Center Road, London
Previous experience in public office: Monroe Township trustee for the past four years.
Education/military experience: Graduate of Jonathan Alder High School and Clark State College.
Community activities/honors: I have worked with the youth of Madison County for the last 26 years as a 4-H advisor, 4-H Committee member and Junior Fair Sales Committee member. I have been a member of the Madison County Agricultural Society for 16 years and have held the office of president and vice president. I am a member of the Madison County Farm Bureau.
What would you like to accomplish if elected? I will help to maintain the township cemetery, roadways and the safety of those living in the township. I will make myself available to the residents and their concerns.
Monte H. Weisheimer
5675 Lafayette-Plain City Rd.
Occupation: Firefighter/self-employed. London Fd. and CTJFD.
Previous experience in public office: London Fire Department, 2001 to current. Central Township Joint Fire District, 1995 to current.
Education/military experience: Hilliard High School, 9-12. Hilliard City, K-8. Tolles Technical Center, adult fire.
Community activities/honors: Central Township firefighter. London firefighter. Serve on board of trustees for the Ohio Fire Museum.
What would you like to accomplish if elected? I would like to accomplish quicker fire and emergency response. To have better preparation for snow removal and roadside maintenance. To provide professional maintenance and landscaping for Monroe Township Cemetery.