The Westbrook City Council will fill three contested seats in the Nov. 5 election. Not profiled are four candidates running uncontested races for the remaining seats.
Ward 2, 3-year term
Address: 18 Dale Ave.
Occupation: Real estate broker
Family: Wife and two kids
Political experience: Westbrook city councilor since 2010
Address: 93 Seavey St.
Occupation: Warehouse manager at Wayside Food Programs and freelance audio engineer
Family: Married with two children
Political experience: None
Ward 4, two-year term
Address: 22 Garfield St.
Family: Husband, Patrick; five children and six grandchildren
Political experience: Four terms as a state representative; two terms on the Westbrook City Council; former member of the Westbrook Planning Board
Address: 20 Webster St.
Occupation: Hannaford Bros.
Family: Married with seven children
Political experience: Westbrook Charter Commission, 2010-2012
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Address: 54 Conant St.
Family: Husband, Norman; two children and three grandchildren
Political experience: Westbrook Charter Commmission, 2010-2012
At large, two-year term
Name: Veronica Bates
Address: 450 Saco St.
Occupation: Freelance editor
Family: Husband, Kanji; daughter, Marissa
Political experience: Westbrook School Committee member
Address: 80 Cottage Place
Occupation: Facilities manager at the Jetport
Family: Wife, Judy Stroud; children, Kathryn, 22, Molly, 20, and John, 18
Political experience: Westbrook City Councilor for 16 years