Brownsville residents file applications for city commission seats

The deadline to have their name on the ballot has come for individuals looking to run for a position on the Brownsville City Commission for the upcoming General Election.

The election will take place on May 1 and the positions that are up for reelection are Commissioner At-Large B, Commissioner District3andCommissioner District 4.

The candidates for Commissioner At-Large B are the following:

 Incumbent Rose M. Gowen

 Yuri Peña

Erasmo Castro

The candidates for Commissioner District 3 are the following:

 Jessica Puente Bradshaw

 Roy De los Santos

 Carlos A. Elizondo

The candidates for Commissioner District 4 are the following:

 Pedro Cardenas

 Joe Valdez

 Incumbent Ben Neece

 Alberto “Beto” Velez

City Commissioner Joel Munguia is currently the incumbent for Commissioner District 3 and will not be seeking reelection. As of press time, Munguia did not respond to The Herald’s request for comment.

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