Unfortunately it's too late to register to vote for this election (voter registration cards become effective 30 days after you have received it), but if you're not sure if you are registered you can find out here.
To find out who's running outside Bexar County, do a web search for a May 14, 2011 sample ballot for your county. Here's a link to the Bexar County ballot.
Here are the candidates for the City Council of San Antonio.
|District 1||District 2||District 3|
|Chris Forbrich |
Lauro A. Bustamante
|Ivy R. Taylor |
|Jennifer V. Ramos|
Elizabeth “Liz” Campos
Ernest Zamora, Jr.
|District 4||District 5||District 6|
|Rey Saldaña |
|Raymond Zavala |
|District 7||District 8||District 9|
|Ruben A. Cortez |
Fred A. Rangel
|Caron West |
Jose Valdez, Jr.
|Isy Perez |
|James Rodriguez |
Michael “Commander” Idrogo
Rhett R. Smith
For news about each of these races click on your district below.District 1 District 7
District 2 District 8
District 3 District 9
District 4 District 10
District 5 Mayor
If you're not sure what district you live in here's a map.
Here is a link to the Express-News Voters guide for all the races in San Antonio.
Remember, your vote counts a lot more in local elections, so get out there and VOTE!!!