| Neighborhoods

Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Several council races in South Hills communities uncontested in primary

By Matthew Defusco
Wednesday, May 8, 2013, 9:00 p.m.

Primaries for council seats in Brentwood, Jefferson Hills and Pleasant Hills do not have contested races.

Four council seats out of seven are up for election this year for Brentwood, Jefferson Hills and Pleasant Hills, and the process starts with the May 21 primary.

In Brentwood, John W. Frombach, Jayson Livingston, Elizabeth Ann Schade and Rich Schubert are running uncontested for the four Democratic nominations for council seats. Frombach, Schade and Schubert are incumbents.

Republicans Stephanie Fox and Dean Trent are running uncontested for their party's nominations.

Only three people are running in council primaries in Jefferson Hills, even though four seats are open.

Vickie Lynn Ielase and incumbent Christopher King are running uncontested for Democratic nominations.

Incumbent Republican David T. Montgomery is running uncontested for his party's nomination.

In Pleasant Hills, Regis Brown, Robert Karcher and William D. Trimbath, all incumbents, and Barbara M. Magniotti are running uncontested for Republican nominations for council seats.

Democrat Jeffrey E. Solomon is running uncontested for a his party's nomination for a council seat.

Matthew DeFusco is a staff writer with Trib Total Media. He can be reached at 412-871-2311 or



Show commenting policy

Most-Read South Hills

  1. Investigator begins review of Brentwood police department
  2. Baldwin-Whitehall officials aim to stop ‘revolving door’
  3. Bags, food can’t be brought into district facilities under new rules
  4. Pleasant Hills sets ordinance banning farm animals
  5. Baldwin-Whitehall assistant superintendent lands new contract
  6. Caste Village festival boasts throwback rides
  7. Jefferson Hills’ fall fest in 5th year
  8. Brentwood council seems likely to vote for EMS provider
  9. Pleasant Hills students and teachers participate in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
  10. Pleasant Hills officials adopt farm animal ban
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.