There are Six African American women among those community candidates on the November 5th ballot including :
*incumbent Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren
•Karen Bailey Turner, Monroe County Court
•Shani Curry Mitchell, Monroe County district Attorney
•Council member Michael Patterson incumbent
candidate for City Council’s Northeast District.
•The Honorable John Lightfoot, incumbent candidate for the Monroe County Legislature for the 25th District
•Council member LaShay Harris candidate City Council
•LaShana Boose, candidate for City Council for the Northwest Quadrant.
•The Honorable Sabrina LaMar 27th District in the Monroe County Legislature
•The Honorable Melissa Barrett Rochester City Court
•Marvin L. Stepherson is running for Monroe County Legislator District 3