The Herald Banner, Greenville, TX

April 28, 2013

Council place up for grabs

Herald-Banner Staff

GREENVILLE — Early voting starts Monday to decide who will sit in the Place 1 seat on the Greenville City Council, while it is already known who will be representing Place 2 after the upcoming election.

Early voting for the May 11 City of Greenville election will continue through May 7, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. weekdays at the Hunt County Voter Adminis-tration Office, 2217A Washington Street in Greenville. Extended early voting for the election is scheduled 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday of this week.

Place 1 is the only contested City Council race on the ballot. Incumbent Council member Dan Perkins and Tyson Cox filed for the seat and James Evans was the only candidate to have filed for the Place 2 post.

Incumbent Place 2 Council member Dr. Joe Perks chose not to seek re-election.