Experienced at practicing law and as a mediator, Manny Pelaez is seeking a fourth and final two-year term as District 8’s representative on San Antonio City Council in the May 6 election. His lone challenger is Cesario Garcia, a video producer and business owner.
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Early voting will be held April 24-May 2. Election day is May 6.