Four of Rapid City's wards will elect a new city council member on June 6; Chad Lewis was the only candidate for Ward 3. To help voters make a decision, the Rapid City Journal sent out questions to the candidates. Each candidate was able to respond on issues of infrastructure, affordable housing, economic development, racism, and what to do with the Civic Center.
The election will be held on June 6. The Black Hills Knowledge Networks has posted candidate profiles for the upcoming city council election. Additional election stories are linked through the Black Hills Knowledge Network's online news archive.