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On The Ballot In Arlington

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Arlington is electing a new mayor, there are four city council seats up for grabs and three spots on the Arlington ISD Board of Trustees.

There is an seven-candidate field in the Arlington Mayor's race, including a current city councilman, a former city councilman and several leaders of community organizations.

There are four City Council races on the ballot as well. Districts 3 and 4 have five candidates each, and Districts 5 and 8 have two each. District 8 is at-large and represents the entire city. The other districts are shown on this map.

Check out a sample ballot with all the races across Tarrant County.

While the spring election hasn’t received as much attention as last November’s, it could potentially have much more influence on residents’ day-to-day lives. Here’s what you need to know about the May 1 election.

Voting Information:
Tarrant County early voting is open 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday, April 19 through Friday, April 23; 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, April 24; 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, April 25; 7 a.m.-7 p.m. April 26 and 27.

Election Day voting in Tarrant County is Saturday, May 1 from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. at any voting location.

Here are all the races and candidates on the ballot:


Marvin Sutton
Cirilo Ocampo Jr. (CJ)
Dewayne T. Washington
Jim Ross
Doni Anthony
Michael Glaspie
Kelly R. Burke

Arlington City Council

Tamiko Brown
Diana Saleh
Alixis Lupien
Dora O. Tovar
Nikkie Hunter

Cheyenne M. Zokaie
Nehal L. Mehta
B.W. McClendon, Jr.
Andrew Piel
Anne Nwaefulu

Rebecca Boxall
Kennedy Jones

Barbara Odom-Wesley
Chris “Dobi” Dobson

Arlington ISD Board Of Trustees

Place 1
Sam Abu
Polly Walton
Sarah McMurrough
Watson Robinson Jr.

Place 2
Melody Fowler
Michael Perkins

Place 3
Aaron Reich
Richard Weber
Daphne Jackson

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