Harris County ESD No. 9 postpones May election to November

The coronavirus has prompted several local entities to postpone May elections. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
The coronavirus has prompted several local entities to postpone May elections. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

The coronavirus has prompted several local entities to postpone May elections. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Less than a week after the Harris County Emergency Services District No. 9 board of commissioners voted March 19 to move forward with the previously scheduled May 2 election, the board—during an emergency meeting March 25—approved postponing the election to the general election date, Nov. 3.

The change comes on the first day of the “Stay Home-Work Safe” order issued by Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo, which is effective March 25-April 3.


Voters residing within ESD No. 9 boundaries will see three commissioner candidates on the ballot in November: Bevin Gordon, William McDugle and incumbent David Langenberg.

For more information, visit www.cyfairfd.org/elections.html.
By Danica Smithwick
Danica joined Community Impact Newspaper in May 2016 after graduating with a journalism degree from Union University in Jackson, Tennessee. She covers public education, local government, business, demographic trends, real estate development, nonprofits and more in the Cy-Fair community.


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