Candidates for Durham mayor and city council introduce themselves at the Durham CAN Delegates Assembly on Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017. Left to right: John Rooks Jr., Farad Ali, Mark-Anthony Middleton, Shelia Ann Huggins, Vernetta Alston, DeDreana Freeman and Steve Schewel. Dawn Baumgartner Vaughan dvaughan@heraldsun.com