Beekmantown 2009 Election Coverage

Martin D. Mannix Jr.

Age: 66

Party: Democratic

Education: St. John's Academy, SUNY Plattsburgh

Occupation: Retired vice president, Northern Insuring Agency Inc.

Organizations: Council of Community Services, Plattsburgh Noon Rotary Club, Clinton County Civil Service Commission, Stop DWI Committee, Pine Harbour Inc. Board of Directors, Plattsburgh Lions Club, Plattsburgh College Foundation, SUNY Plattsburgh Century Club, and Town of Plattsburgh Senior Housing Committee, Clinton County Democrat Committee

Political experience: Town Councilman (1989-Present) Deputy Supervisor, delegate in 1972 National Democratic Convention

Quote: "It is my belief that the job can and should be done with a greater degree of energy and vision. This was the case with our previous treasurer, Janet Duprey. We have lost that community involvement."

Beekmantown Town Highway Superintendent (Vote for One)

Samuel R. Dyer

Age: 45

Party: Democratic

Education: Beekmantown Central School

Occupation: Dairy and vegetable farmer

Organizations: Clinton County Farm Bureau, Clinton County Co-op Extension, Clinton County Farm Services Agency

Political experience: Beekmantown Town Board member (1998-Present)

Quote: "Being a successful business owner for the past 26 years, a Town Councilman for 12 of those years and liaison to the Highway Department for 10 of those years. Knowing that attending meetings and hiring from within the town are priorities that the Highway Superintendent should have. I think that makes me the ideal candidate for Beekmantown's Highway Superintendent."

Roger A. Perry

Age: Not provided

Party: Republican

Education: Not provided

Occupation: Not provided

Organizations: Not provided

Political experience: Not provided

Quote: Not provided

Beekmantown Town Councilperson (Vote for Two)

Rufus "Joe" Deyo

Age: 62

Party: Democratic

Education: Beekmantown Central School

Occupation: Business owner, mechanic

Organizations: None provided

Political experience: Incumbent, serving since 1994

Quote: "My position is to get green energy in the town. Windmills will benefit all the people. I work in the best interests of all the people on the important issues.

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