By Allan Jamail
Jacinto City, TX. – March 11, 2021 at the city council meeting the council approved the second and final reading of the ordinance declaring that the May 1, 2021 city election is cancelled. The position of mayor held by Mayor Ana Diaz in her 9th year and council position #4 held by Carmela Garcia (Water, Sewer & Sanitation) in her 9th year and position #5 held by Mario Gonzales (Streets & Drainage) in his 11th year went unopposed with no one filing against them, they’ll retain their positions for another two years.
The next city election will be May 7, 2022 for three council seats, Position #1 currently held by Jimmy (JJ) Rivas (Parks & Recreation), Position #2 Gregg Robinson (City Finances & City Hall) and Position #3 Allen Lee ( Police & Fire).