Date: Monday, January 29, 2024 

Time: 9:00 am to 11:00 am 

Location: St. John’s Episcopal Church (500 Park Shore Dr, Naples, FL 34103) 

Gulf Shore Association of Condominiums (GSAC) invites community members to attend the Naples City Mayor and Council Candidate Forum on Monday, January 29, from 9:00 am to 11:00 am. This event is free and open to the public, but registration is requested.

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This candidate forum is designed to engage community members in assessing the thoughts, priorities, and competency of Naples’ future leaders. The forum will be moderated by members of the GSAC Board. Candidates will be interviewed individually about their views and plans to address relevant issues affecting the residents of the GSBN/Park Shore area and the entire city of Naples. For this 2024 election, there are three candidates for the Mayoral position and six candidates for city council:


  • Blankenship, Edward (Ted) H. 
  • Heitmann, Teresa L.  
  • Price, Gary B. 

City Council 

  • Barton, Berne 
  • Cooper, Garey 
  • Del Rosso, Nicholas 
  • Kramer, William E. 
  • Penniman, Linda S. 
  • Perez-Benitoa, Tony 

Voters can request their Vote-by-Mail ballot online or by contacting the Supervisor of Elections office until March 7, 2024. GSAC urges all who are eligible to vote to do so, whether by mail, during the week-long early voting period from March 9-16, 2024 at Norris Center, or in person on March 19, 2024. 

For more information about the 2024 Naples General Election, visit