For the January 2022 special election in Charleston City Council District 1, Charleston City Paper sent each candidate an eight-question survey to give voters an idea of their priorities. 

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Candidates that did not respond are marked “NR.” (Note: Candidates had to return the survey to be considered for an endorsement.)

Charleston City Council District 1

Tony Fogle
Boyd Gregg (NR)
Shawn Pinkston
David A. Winkler
City Paper Endorsement: Jen Gibson  |  Read the endorsement.


Polls are open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Jan. 11. For more information, visit