Place 7 candidates finalized for Plano City Council special election

The special election will be held in conjunction with races for Places 2, 4, 6—the mayoral seat—and 8, as well as with the vote on bond propositions. (Liesbeth Powers/Community Impact Newspaper)
The special election will be held in conjunction with races for Places 2, 4, 6—the mayoral seat—and 8, as well as with the vote on bond propositions. (Liesbeth Powers/Community Impact Newspaper)

The special election will be held in conjunction with races for Places 2, 4, 6—the mayoral seat—and 8, as well as with the vote on bond propositions. (Liesbeth Powers/Community Impact Newspaper)

A fifth Plano City Council race in the May 1 municipal election has drawn multiple candidates.

Five candidates will run for Place 7 in a special election in conjunction with the races for Places 2, 4, 6—the mayoral seat—and 8, as well as with the vote on bond propositions.

Election day is May 1, and early voting is scheduled to take place April 19-27.

The list below includes the names of everyone who turned in an application to run for Place 7 by the March 1 filing deadline.

Editor’s note: Candidates are listed in alphabetical order by last name.


City Council Place 7

Julie Holmer, www.JulieforPlano.com

Bill Lisle III, http://lisle4plano.com

Chris Robertson, www.robertsonforplano.com

David M. Smith, www.davidforallplano.com

Sandeep Srivastava, www.sandeepforplano.com
By Liesbeth Powers
Liesbeth graduated from Baylor University with a degree in new media journalism in December 2018. She gained her newspaper experience as a staff writer and multimedia editor at her campus paper, The Baylor Lariat. Liesbeth joined the Community Impact team in August 2019, where she reports on all things Plano and Richardson, including Plano City Council and Dallas Area Rapid Transit.


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