UPDATE 4: SAC AAUP votes to endorse Ramiro Nava.
UPDATE 3: In District 5, the only items on the ballot are the 2012 City of SA Bond Program and District 5 Alamo Community College District Trustee. According to the Bexar County Elections web site, here are the dates for early voting:
April 30, 2012 Early Voting STARTS
May 8, 2012 Early Voting ENDS
May 12, 2012 Joint Election Day
UPDATE 2: Yvonne Katz has filed for District 7 and Gene Sprague has filed for District 6. Both of these applicants will run unopposed. But Roberto Zárate has a challenger in District 5: Ramiro Nava. The Ranger has posted their applications online. Here is Mr. Nava’s biographical info.
UPDATE: Blakely Fernandez is NOT running for Board re-election. She is backing Yvonne Katz, former Spring Branch ISD superintendent and president of Vision Into Action Associates. Katz has filed.
Three Board of Trustee positions are up for grabs on May 12 in the following districts:
- District 5 – Roberto Zárate
- District 6 – Gene Sprague
- District 7 – Blakely Fernandez
Who represents you? Here’s a map outlining all the districts. Here’s a closeup of District 5 (click to make larger):
Read more from The Ranger article on the duties of Board members.