Keating defeats Schade, keeps Frisco City Council Place 1 seat

Unofficial election results on May 1 show incumbent John Keating defeated challenger JP Schade by 75.8% to 24.2% in the Frisco City Council Place 1 race. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)
Unofficial election results on May 1 show incumbent John Keating defeated challenger JP Schade by 75.8% to 24.2% in the Frisco City Council Place 1 race. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)

Unofficial election results on May 1 show incumbent John Keating defeated challenger JP Schade by 75.8% to 24.2% in the Frisco City Council Place 1 race. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)

Editor's note: This story has been updated to reflect final results.

Unofficial election results on May 1 show incumbent John Keating defeated challenger JP Schade by 75.8% to 24.2% in the Frisco City Council Place 1 race.


Keating, who is semi-retired, has served on the council from 2010 to 2016 and after a year off was elected again in 2017. He is seeking another three-year term. Schade works as an Envoy Air Flight dispatcher and a radio reporter.

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By Matt Payne
Matt Payne reports on Frisco City Hall and its committees, Collin County Commissioners and McKinney business. His experience includes serving as online content editor at Fort Worth Magazine and city editor at the Killeen Daily Herald. He is a 2017 graduate of the Frank W. and Sue Mayborn School of Journalism at the University of North Texas in Denton.