Palatka Mayor/Commissioner

Race is nonpartisan, open to all voters in the city

Three candidates are seeking this office. The race will appear on the August ballot open to all voters. If no candidate receives more than 50% of the vote, the top two will advance to a November runoff.

{A race for Palatka’s District 4 seat will appear only on the November ballot)

News4Jax sent a questionnaire to each candidate asking about their background and their views on several issues. Scroll down to read the responses of those seeking your vote -- in their own words.

Note: Responses are sorted alphabetically and are presented exactly as submitted, with no editing by News4Jax staff.

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Robbi Correa

Occupation: Retired Public Administrator, Licensed Real Estate Associate, Small Business Owner

Age: 66

Your family: two sons, one grandson

Education: BS Special Education

Political experience: Novice, although I did run for a Palatka City Commission seat x2

What do you see as the top three issues you’ll likely face while holding this office?

  1. Public Safety in neighborhoods throughout the city
  2. Economic development and investment in the city
  3. Development of attainable housing options

How can you help voters in a way that others running for this office cannot?

  • I have a combination of skills and experience in both the public and private sector to assist with moving our city toward becoming the place we can all be proud to call home. Since moving to Palatka fifteen years ago I have invested in the city not only financially but as a community volunteer and advocate.

What would you hope to be remembered for accomplishing after serving in this office?

  • Being a part of a movement to make Palatka a vibrant city again while retaining its historic character and charm.

Campaign website: (none listed)

Campaign’s social media site(s): facebook.com/people/Robbi-Correa-for-Mayor


Junior Roger Daniel

This candidate has not responded to email and telephone invitations to submit the News4Jax candidate questionnaire.


LaTonya Johns

Occupation: Business Owner

Age: 44

Your family: 07

Education: (No response)

Political experience: (No response)

What do you see as the top three issues you’ll likely face while holding this office?

  1. Bring strategies to the city.
  2. Building and Development
  3. Opportunity for youth.
  4. Entertainment for the city.

How can you help voters in a way that others running for this office cannot?

  • Being their voice!

What would you hope to be remembered for accomplishing after serving in this office?

  • A voice that brings change!

Campaign website: (No response)

Campaign’s social media site(s): LaTonya Johns