Ten Missouri City candidates have officially applied for a place on the ballot to run for City Council’s A, B, C and D district positions.
Residents can still declare their candidacy as a write-in candidate until Aug. 23. Then both ballot candidates and write-in candidates have until Aug. 26 to decide if they want to withdraw from the election and have their name removed, according to city documents.
Those who have applied for a position on the ballot include:
Reginald B. Pearson, incumbent
Cheryl Sterling, retired educator
Jeffrey Boney, incumbent
JaPaula Kemp, attorney and Missouri City tax increment reinvestment zone board member
Anthony G. Maroulis, incumbent
Sam Chatriwala, engineering consultant
Raj Joseph, lecturer
Steve Okoroha, attorney
Floyd Emery, incumbent
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.
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