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Who's Running For Austin City Council? Join Us For A Series Of Forums To Hear From The Candidates.

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Gabriel C. Pérez
Who will be on the Austin City Council next year? Join our virtual forums to see who will get your vote.

Five seats on the Austin City Council are up for election this November.

What do you want the candidates to be talking about as they try to earn your vote?

We’re teaming up with the Austin Monitor for a series of virtual City Council candidate forums starting Monday, Sept. 21. You can find a schedule of the forums (and how to find out what district you’re in!) along with a form to submit questions for the candidates below.

Then join us at for these livestreamed events to hear the candidates answer your questions.

District 2 — Monday, Sept. 21 at 7 p.m.

  • David Chincanchan
  • Vanessa Fuentes
  • Casey Ramos
  • Alex Strenger

District 4 — Wednesday, Sept. 23 at 7:30 p.m.

  • Greg Casar
  • Louis C. Herrin III
  • Ramesses II Setepenre

District 6 — Monday, Sept. 28 at 7 p.m.

  • Jimmy Flannigan
  • Dee Harrison
  • Mackenzie Kelly
  • Jennifer Mushtaler

District 7 — Wednesday, Sept. 30 at 6:30 p.m.

  • Leslie Pool
  • Morgan Witt

District 10 — Monday, Oct. 5 at 7 p.m.

  • Alison Alter
  • Ben Easton
  • Belinda Greene
  • Pooja Sethi
  • Robert Thomas
  • Noel Tristan
  • Jennifer Virdan




Matt Largey is the Projects Editor at KUT. That means doing a little bit of everything: editing reporters, producing podcasts, reporting, training, producing live events and always being on the lookout for things that make his ears perk up. Got a tip? Email him at Follow him on Twitter @mattlargey.