Wichita Falls, TX -
People interested in running for Wichita Falls City Council have until Friday, Feb 27. at 5 p.m. to file candidate application forms to the City Clerk's office.
Tracy Norr, Wichita Falls City Clerk told Newschannel 6 that six people have come to city hall to file their paperwork and with two days left before the deadline, more candidates may add their name to the ballot.
Incumbent Councilor at Large, Mike Smith is seeking re-election, but Ben Hoover, Councilor District 1 and Annetta Pope-Dotson, Councilor District 2 are both leaving their seats up for grabs.
The City Clerk told Newschannel 6 six people have filed candidate applications to run for three of the open positions.
Candidates who have filed are:
Councilor At Large
Michael L. Smith - Incumbent
Councilor District 1
Stephen L. Santellana
Councilor District 2
DeAndra M. Chenault
Newschannel 6 went to the City Clerk's office to find out what qualifications residents need to qualify.