Your Guide To The District 9 City Council Race
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
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The creation of District 9 gave the city its second Latino-majority district. But that doesn't mean it will be a Latino-controlled district.
The story of one longtime resident, who's studying hard to become a citizen this year, underscores the major storylines coming out of the City Council's new district.
The former TV reporter has something she'd like to clear up. After that, she wants to focus on voter registration, public safety and redevelopment in the City Council's brand-new district.
The District 9 City Council candidate has a simple pitch: 'I'm running because underserved populations need representation.'