Chesterfield Township incumbent candidate for treasurer Linda Hartman and newcomer Kathy Elliott will advance to the November election.
Hartman, a Democrat, received the most votes with 60.5 percent--or 1,476. Elliott, a Republican, followed with 55.9--or 1,371--with fellow Republican Marvin Stepnak earning 44.1 percent--or 1,081--and Democrat Patrick Militello getting 39.5 percent--or 962 votes, according to unofficial Tuesday night county election results with 100 percent of the precincts reporting.
If re-elected, Hartman told Patch that she aims to "continue to enhance the use of technology and promote economic development and land-use planning, among others, to keep our community vibrant."
Meanwhile, Elliott said, "I will make better use of software and advances by using the website more effectively and efficiently. I will look at the current budget to find ways to meet the needs of the community without sacrificing service. I will work with area businesses to create a climate of success to bring jobs."