Greg Gray, Orchel Krier to seek election in November

Two potential candidates have pulled papers to seek election to the Taft City Council.
Greg Gray and Orchel Krier have taken out papers, City Clerk Louise Hudgens said Thursday afternoon.
Gray returned his candidate forms and the papers were sent to the Kern County Clerk's Office to have the signatures verified Hudgens said.?Krier had not returned his by mid afternoon.
Three seats will be open in the November 2 election when the terms of Randy Miller, Paul Linder and Cliff Thompson expire.|
The deadline to file to run is Aug. 6.