Patrick E. Hunt of Island Falls is running for state representative in District 9.

Posted Aug. 02, 2010, at 11:35 p.m.
Last modified Jan. 27, 2011, at 8:54 a.m.

Hunt has been going door-to-door during his campaign and has visited more than 1,000 voters so far in the district that represents 25 towns in northern Penobscot and southern Aroostook counties.

His goal is to visit each town in the district before the Nov. 2 general election.

“I am grateful for the hospitality and kindness of citizens in our community,” Hunt said of his visits. “I have truly enjoyed visiting my neighbors and listening to their political concerns. If elected, I promise to be an effective representative of our region by continuing to listen to my fellow citizens and returning every phone call.”

His campaign flier also states his goals to boost industry and tourism, bring back jobs to the region and save community schools.

Hunt is a native of Island Falls who has run his own law practice, serving the northern Penobscot and southern Aroostook areas, in his hometown since 1983.