Amsterdam supervisor, School Board races attracting the most attention locally for Tuesday’s election that includes picking a new governor

The race for the Amsterdam Election District seat on the Board of Supervisors has generated the most interest locally for next Tuesday’s, Nov. 7, election.

Two candidates with experience on the board are running for the seat currently held by one of them— Todd Dodson. Steve Clinton, a former, longtime member of the board, is challenging him after sitting out a term for business reasons.

Amsterdam District voters will also choose between two candidates for their representative on the School Board. Incumbent Ruth Wallace is being challenged by Anna Weddle in what’s been a quieter race.

The Dodson-Clinton match up has attracted a lot of attention in the district and around the county and was the subject of a candidates’ forum Monday evening…



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