Here are the candidates running this November in Cy-Fair-area elections

A wide variety of races at the federal, state and local level in the Cy-Fair area will be contested in elections this November. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
A wide variety of races at the federal, state and local level in the Cy-Fair area will be contested in elections this November. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

A wide variety of races at the federal, state and local level in the Cy-Fair area will be contested in elections this November. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

A variety of races at the federal, state and local level in the Cy-Fair area will be contested in elections this November. The primary elections to determine Democratic and Republican candidates on the ballot took place in July, and the deadline for candidates to file in local races was Aug. 17.

No elections will take place for Jersey Village City Council or the Cy-Fair ISD board of trustees this year. All three Jersey Village races were uncontested, so the city canceled its election in April, and elections for the CFISD board only take place in odd-numbered years. However, several candidates will be running for two open seats on the Harris County ESD No. 9 board of commissioners, which oversees the Cy-Fair Fire Department.


Here are some of the candidates that will be on ballots this November for seats representing Cy-Fair.

*incumbent

U.S. House of Representatives


District 2


  • Dan Crenshaw* (R)

  • Sima Ladjevarian (D)

  • Elliott Robert Scheirman (L)


District 7


  • Lizzie Fletcher* (D)

  • Shawn Kelly (L)

  • Wesley Hunt (R)


District 10


  • Roy Eriksen (L)

  • Michael McCaul* (R)

  • Mike Siegel (D)



Texas House of Representatives


District 126


  • Sam Harless* (R)

  • Natalie Hurtado (D)


District 130


  • Bryan Henry (D)

  • Tom Oliverson* (R)


District 132


  • Gina Calanni* (D)

  • Mike Schofield (R)

  • Titus Benton (Write-in candidate)


District 135


  • Paul Bilyeu (L)

  • Justin Ray (R)

  • Jon Rosenthal* (D)



Harris County


Sheriff


  • Joe Danna (R)

  • Ed Gonzalez* (D)


Precinct 3 commissioner


  • Michael Moore

  • Tom Ransey


Precinct 4 constable


  • Mark Herman* (R)

  • Jeff McGowen (D)


Precinct 5 constable


  • Mark Alan Harrison (D)

  • Ted Heap* (R)



Local races


Harris County Emergency Services District No. 9 board of commissioners


  • Bevin Gordon

  • David Langenberg*

  • William D. McDugle

By Shawn Arrajj
Shawn Arrajj serves as the editor of the Cy-Fair edition of Community Impact Newspaper where he covers the Cy-Fair and Jersey Village communities. He mainly writes about development, transportation and issues in Harris County.


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