LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The political season in New Albany is underway. Members of New Albany’s Republican party gathered this morning to get to know the candidates. On hand this morning were city council incumbents Al Knable, Dave Aebersold and Dave Barksdale. They were joined with new candidates for City Council, Stephanie Griffith, Scott Stewart, Josh Turner, Scott Evans and
Mayoral candidate Mark Seabrook was also on hand for Friday’s gathering. He hopes to unseat Democratic Mayor Jeff Gahan, who is expected to seek his third term.
City council candidates and incumbents also introduced themselves and answered questions from the public.
The primary election will be held on Tuesday, May 7.