For the first time, Sanford voters will elect a mayor in in the Nov. 5 election.


Bradford Littlefield

Age: 62
Address: 59 Yeaton Hill Road, Springvale
Occupation: Self-employed sub-contractor
Family: Two adult daughters
Political Experience: Elected Town Meeting member, 1970s; on City Council since 2004


Richard L. Stanley

Age: 57
Address: 4 Heidi St., Springvale
Occupation: President, Sanford-Springvale Chamber of Commerce
Family: Married with two children in college
Political Experience: Former Town Meeting member


Thomas Cote

Age: 43
Address: Hansons Ridge Road, Springvale
Occupation: Regional marketing manager for a West Coast-based semiconductor company
Family: Wife Pamela; two daughters
Political Experience: Vice-chairman of the 2013-14 Budget Committee