Current Group 3 City Councilman Democrat Hazouri Tommy Hazouri is a former mayor, state representative, and Duval County school board member, and says he has the support to advance up the Council leadership chain should he win the runoff election in May.
More than a quarter of the 19 seats on Jacksonville City Council will be decided in runoff elections on May 14. WJCT News has invited the four candidates for at-large, countywide seats to appear on First Coast Connect with Melissa Ross. Democrat Lisa King was first to accept that invitation.
Robert Phillips with the Duval County Elections Office said Monday the most important things to do before heading to the polls is to make sure you have your photo ID and know which voting precinct is yours.
Jacksonville Sheriff Mike Williams’ Democratic challenger Tony Cummings is a former JSO officer and Army officer. He says JSO needs to change course to reduce violent crime and rebuild the public’s trust.