Second candidate files for Single Member District 4 City Council seat

City of San Angelo

A second candidate, Chris Giroux, filed for the City Council’s Single Member District 4 seat in the May 6 election. Giroux will face incumbent Lucy Gonzales on the ballot.

The San Angelo mayor’s post and District 2 and 4 seats are also 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; and
  • District 6 – Steve Hampton, Rebekah Coffman.

The filing period continues through 5 p.m. Feb. 17. Candidates file the necessary paperwork in the City Clerk’s office at City Hall, 72 W. College Ave., Room 210, second floor. 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 cosatx.us/May2017. Questions can be addressed to City Clerk Bryan Kendrick at 325-657-4405 or at bryan.kendrick@cosatx.us.

Voters and potential candidates can look at a map of the City Council districts at cosatx.us/council. 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 votetomgreencounty.org; 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.