ST. CLOUD - WJON News is highlighting several of the local races in this year's Election 2014. Today we're highlighting the race for St. Cloud City Council in Ward 3, a race between John Libert and Ahmed Ali Said.



Why Do You Want To Be On The St. Cloud City Council?

Incumbent John Libert says he wants to get re-elected to his seat because he wants St. Cloud to be as good as it can be.

His challenger Ahmed Ali Said says he's running for city council because St. Cloud is his home.



What's The Most Important Issue Facing St. Cloud Right Now?

Libert says the biggest issue facing the city is security and safety.

Said says the city's changing demographic is the biggest issue.



How Do You Think You Can Make A Difference?

Libert says his past experience on the city council is important.

However, Said says he'll bring a fresh perspective.



St. Cloud's Ward 3 covers much of the northern part of the city west of the Mississippi River all the way out to the Westwood neighborhood.