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District 2

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On June 8, voters will decide between runoff candidates Jada Andrews-Sullivan and Keith Toney to represent District 2 – which covers most of San Antonio's East Side – on City Council.


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Updated 6:27 p.m.

The San Antonio City Council has selected former City Councilman Art Hall to fill the vacancy in District 2, which contains San Antonio’s East Side.

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Applications are now open to be the next San Antonio City Council member for District 2.

 

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There were 151 homicides last year in San Antonio – the deadliest year since 1995, according to the San Antonio Police Department. At least 40 of those homicides happened in District 2, on the city's East Side.

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The new city council member-elect for District 2 in San Antonio says public safety will be a top priority.

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District 2 Councilman Alan Warrick says "overzealous partying" is to blame for his waking up Friday morning on a bench outside City Hall, where he passed out after a night of drinking at a downtown establishment.

Chris Eudaily / TPR News

Early voting is happening right now in the runoff election between Alan Warrick and Keith Toney for the District 2 San Antonio City Council seat. And this is an election where every single vote will count. In two days of early voting so far, the Bexar County Elections Office has shown that 215 people have showed up to the polls.

Warrick is the bowtie-wearing businessman who has walked the streets, held his sign on street corners, and talked to people about his stance on issues like infrastructure problems on the East Side.