UPDATED 7/19/17: Here are your city council and mayoral candidates

Who are they? Check out our UPDATED list of candidates as of 7/19/17. School board candidates coming soon! Please stay tuned.

District 1

Your current councilor is Lashunda Scales.

Candidates:

Lashunda Scales (incumbent) and Sherman Collins.

Candidate Interviews:

Sherman Collins. We have reached out to Scales via email and phone. Stay tuned!

District 2

Your current councilor is Kim Rafferty.

Candidates:

Lawrence Conaway, Kimberly Jeanty, Stephen L. MurphyKim Rafferty (incumbent),  Jordan Thompson, Hunter Williams and Tyrone Williams

Candidate Interviews:

Lawrence Conaway, Kimberly Jeanty, Stephen L. MurphyKim Rafferty (incumbent),  Jordan Thompson, Hunter Williams and Tyrone Williams

 

District 3

Your current councilor is Valerie Abbott.

Candidates:

Rowan Henderson and Ryan Jones. We’ve Henderson and Jones. Stay tuned to see if Abbott will be running.

District 4

Your current councilor is  William Parker.

Candidates:

William Parker (incumbent), Cory Pettway, Mary Jean Baker LaMay and Sergio Williams.

Candidate Interviews:

Cory PettwaySergio Williams. We have reached out to LaMay and Parker via phone and email.

District 5

Your current councilor is Council President Johnathan Austin.

Candidates:

Johnathan Austin (incumbent), Dorothea CrosbyChris DavisDarrell O’Quinn, Erica RobbinsJeremy Schatz and Robert Walker.

Candidate Interviews:

Dorothea CrosbyDarrell O’Quinn, Erica Robbins,  Jeremy Schatz,  Robert Walker. We have reached out to Austin and Davis via email.

District 6

Your current councilor is Shelia Tyson.

Candidates:

Keith Mims, Sheila Tyson (incumbent) and Keith O. Williams.

Candidate Interviews:

Keith O. Williams. We have reached out to Tyson via email.

District 7

Your current councilor is Council President Pro-Tem Jay Roberson.

Candidates:

Titus Battle, Hosea LewisLonnie Malone, Jay Roberson (incumbent) and Jeffrey Rowser.

Candidate Interviews:

Titus Battle, Hosea LewisLonnie Malone Stay tuned for our interviews with Roberson and Rowser!

District 8

Your current councilor is Steven Hoyt.

Candidates:

Steven Hoyt (incumbent), Lynette Peters, Gerri Robinson and Adlai Trone.

Candidate Interviews:

Adlai M. Trone. Interviews with Peters and Robinson coming right up. We’ve reached out to Hoyt via email.

District 9

Your current councilor is Marcus Lundy. He is not seeking re-election.

Candidates:

Angene Coleman, Eric HallJohn Hilliard, Wendell MajorRoderick Royal, David Russell, Reginald Swanson, James Williams

Candidate Interviews:

Eric Hall, John Hilliard, Wendell MajorRoderick RoyalReginald Swanson, James Williams

Candidates For Mayor:

  1. Incumbent Mayor William Bell
  2. Patricia Bell
  3. Randy Davis
  4. Philemon Hill
  5. Trudy Hunter
  6. Carl Jackson
  7. Lanny Jackson
  8. Donald Lomax
  9. Frank Matthews
  10. Fernandez (Brother) Sims
  11. Randall Woodfin
  12. Chris Woods

Bham Now has interviewed: Patricia BellRandy Davis, Philemon Hill, Lanny Jackson, Brother Fernandez SimsRandall Woodfin and Chris Woods.