Two Southlake City Council seats are on May 1 election ballot

Two seats on the Southlake City Council are on the May 1 ballot. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)
Two seats on the Southlake City Council are on the May 1 ballot. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)

Two seats on the Southlake City Council are on the May 1 ballot. (Sandra Sadek/Community Impact Newspaper)

Two Southlake City Council seats are up for grabs in the May 1 election. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Candidates for Southlake City Council Place 2 are Sabreena Hakemy and Randy Robbins. Hakemy is an entrepreneur and has served on the Zoning Board of Adjustment for the city of Southlake for two terms. Robbins is a physician and has served on the Community Engagement Committee, GRACE board of directors and Southlake Young Life Committee.

Candidates for Southlake City Council Place 5 are Amy Torres-Lepp and Elisha Rurka. Torres-Lepp is the founder and CEO of Texas Excel Title and has served on the Southlake Planning & Zoning Commission. Rurka is a mother of students currently enrolled in Carroll ISD and has served on her homeowners association board for eight years.

More detailed candidate Q&As are available online for Place 2 and Place 5.

Tarrant County voters may cast ballots at any polling location in their county, but Denton County voters must cast ballots at their assigned precinct location on election day. For a list of polling places, click here for Tarrant County and here for Denton County.


For the latest results on this and other races after the polls close, visit communityimpact.com/voter-guide/election-results.
By Sandra Sadek
Sandra Sadek covers the cities of Grapevine, Southlake and Roanoke as well as Carroll ISD for Community Impact. She graduated from Texas State University where she majored in journalism and international relations. She has experience working for several local papers including the University Star, the Katy Times, and the Fort Stockton Pioneer. When she's not on the ground reporting, she enjoys a good book and a hot drink. Follow her on social media @ssadek19.


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