Heimermann misses Sheboygan recall debate due to car accident
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SHEBOYGAN - One of the candidates in the Sheboygan mayoral recall race was unable to make it to a debate Thursday night due to a car accident. All eight candidates were scheduled to appear, but Asher Heimermann says he was in a fender-bender so he didn't show up.
The primary election is set for Tuesday, January 17th. If nobody gets a majority of the votes the top two candidates face off on February 21st.
Mayor Bob Ryan faces a recall effort after several incidents of public drunkenness.
The seven candidates facing him include:
- Roberta Filicky-Peneski
- Asher Heimermann
- Mark Hermann
- Jean Kittelson
- Erik Neave
- Randy Schwoerer
- Terry Van Akkeren