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The Full Amarillo City Council Ballot - 2019

The following list of candidates was provided by the City of Amarillo, based on applications filed by Friday for spots on the May 4th general election ballot in Amarillo. All applications are subject to review.


  • Claudette Smith

  • Ginger Nelson

  • Kip Billups

City Council Place 1

  • Hayden Pedigo

  • Elaine Hays

  • Jay U. Kirkman III

  • Richard Herman

City Council Place 2

  • Treva L. Harper

  • Freda Powell

City Council Place 3

  • Eddy Sauer

  • Tom Warren

  • Brad Torch

City Council Place 4

  • Steven R. Rosas, Jr.

  • Howard Smith

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