Moorhead Police Officers Union issues Mayor, City Council endorsements

Photo by: WDAY Radio Staff
Photo by: WDAY Radio Staff

(Moorhead, MN) -- The Moorhead Police Officers union, representing all rank-and-file Moorhead Police Officers, has announced its endorsements for the upcoming city-wide election.

"All candidates were invited to meet with our membership and answer questions of concern for our members," said the union in a statement released to WDAY Radio. "We were very impressed with all candidates and thank them for their time and their desire to serve our community."

The following candidates were endorsed by the union for Mayor and City Council:

  • Mayor – Shelly Carlson
  • Ward 1 – Ryan Nelson
  • Ward 2 – Eileen Johnson
  • Ward 3 – Deborah White
  • Ward 4 – Chuck Hendrickson

The union says the candidates they endorsed understand and prioritize public safety to keep the community safe.

"We are confident each candidate will promote smart and collaborative public safety proposals."

The general election takes place Tuesday, November 8th. For all your November 2022 election coverage, click here.