The two Republicans will face each other again in a May 21 runoff for Jacksonville City Council District 2.
The two will head to a May 16 runoff in their bids to represent Jacksonville City Council District 8, which contains most of Northwest Jacksonville north of the Trout River.
Joe Carlucci, the third generation of a local political dynasty, will join his father on the Jacksonville City Council after winning District 5 in Tuesday’s election.
Both candidates were last elected to public office in the 1990s, but now they say they present the best option for Southwest Jacksonville.
Jacksonville City Councilwoman Ju’Coby Pittman won re-election Tuesday, besting three Democratic opponents to hold onto her position. Pittman, who was first appointed to the seat by then-Gov. Rick Scott in 2018 after three earlier failed bids for City Council, argued voters should value her service on the City Council and as the longtime CEO of […]
Democrat Ramon Day and Republican Raul Arias will face each other in a May 16 runoff for Jacksonville’s City Council District 11, representing Southeast Jacksonville.
Republican Jacksonville City Councilman Randy White beat back two Democratic opponents to win a second full term representing the city’s Westside. White, a former assistant fire chief at the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department, was first elected unopposed in a special election in 2018 and re-elected a year later. His desire to keep his Westside […]
The district holds some of the city’s most distinctive neighborhoods: Downtown, Eastside, College Gardens, New Town, Brooklyn, Mixon Town, Riverside, Avondale, Murray Hill, Ortega, Venetia, Fairfax, the Mid-Westside, Sugar Hill, Phoenix and Fairfield.
Jacksonville City Council Vice President Ron Salem won re-election as the At-Large Group 2 councilman, winning over Joshua Hicks, a nonprofit professional.
Former TV anchor Donna Deegan will face JAX Chamber CEO Daniel Davis in the runoff for Jacksonville mayor after she came short of winning an outright majority Tuesday.