Primary vote is today
Voters will select candidates to move forward on the Republican and Democrat tickets in today's primary elections. One candidate from each primary will advance to the Nov. 2 general election, where they will face several independent candidates.
Last November, Cuyahoga County voters approved a charter that will elect a county executive and an 11-member council. Polls open at 6:30 a.m. and close at 7:30 p.m. Check the board of elections website to find your local polling location.
Several of our fellow Observer newspapers interviewed candidates for council:
A few of the candidates for county executive were also interviewed: