DUNKIRK – There are no challengers to a field of incumbents in the Nov. 5 elections in the City of Dunkirk.
All five Council members are running unopposed. Michael Michalski, 1st Ward, is the lone Republican candidate. The Democratic candidates in Wards two, three and four are Andolina Rivera, William Gonzalez and Stacey Szukala, respectively. Stephanie Kiyak, the Council member-at-large, is also unopposed and on the Democratic line.
Mark Woods, city treasurer, and Thomas Mleczko, assessor, are also unopposed and on the Democratic line.
Chautauqua County Legislator Keith Ahlstrom, a Democrat, is also unopposed.