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2 more file for District 6 Council seat

Post Date:02/15/2017 2:28 PM

Billie DeWitt and Tom Maurer today filed their candidacies for the City Council’s District 6 seat in the May 6 election.

DeWitt and Maurer are the third and fourth candidates, respectively, to file for the District 6 seat. The mayor’s post and the District 2 and 4 seats will also be on the ballot. Winners in the election will serve four-year terms. Those who previously filed their candidacies are:

  • Mayor – Tony Villarreal, Brenda Gunter, Charlotte Farmer.
  • District 2 – Tom Thompson.
  • District 4 – Lucy Gonzales.
  • District 6 – Steve Hampton, Rebekah Coffman.

The filing period continues through 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 17. Candidates file the necessary paperwork in the City Clerk’s office in Room 210 on the second floor of City Hall, 72 W. College Ave. The office is open from 8 a.m.-noon and from 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

Candidate packets containing applications, information and forms about running for City Council are available in the City Clerk’s office or at Questions can be addressed to City Clerk Bryan Kendrick at 325-657-4405 or at

Voters and potential candidates can look at a map of the City Council districts at Determining which district one lives in can be determined by clicking the GIS map viewer on the same page.

Voters must be registered to vote by April 7 to vote in the May 6 election. Voter registration information can be found at; in the Tom Green County Election/Voter Registration Office on the first floor of the Edd B. Keyes Building, 113 W. Beauregard Ave.; and at all three Tom Green County library locations.

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