Deadline looming for Missouri City City Council candidate applications

Missouri City residents interested in applying for a position on the November ballot for City Council positions A, B, C and D have just a few days left to file.

The city is accepting applications until Aug. 19.

Those who have applied for a position on the ballot include:

District A
Reginald Pearson, District A council member
Cheryl Sterling, retired educator

District B
Jeffrey Boney, District B council member
JaPaula Kemp, attorney and Missouri City tax increment reinvestment zone board member

District C
Anthony Maroulis, District C council member
Sam Chatriwala, engineering consultant
Raj Joseph, lecturer

District D
Floyd Emery, District D council member
Cindy Forney, self-employed

Closer to the election, Community Impact Newspaper will provide more information on the candidates and their positions on issues affecting Missouri City.

Campaign timeline:

Aug. 19: last day to file an application for a place on the ballot
Aug. 23: last day for a write-in candidate to declare candidacy
Aug. 26: last day for a ballot candidate and write-in candidate to withdraw from the election and have name removed
Sept. 21: first day candidate political signs may be posted
Nov. 5: Election Day
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By Christine Hall

Christine Hall joined Community Impact Newspaper in October 2018, and covers Missouri City and Fort Bend ISD. She previously reported on health care innovation for the Texas Medical Center, was a freelancer, and held various news roles at the Houston Business Journal.


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