The race for Victoria I.S.D. District 6 trustee

Two candidates are in the running for the District 6 seat.

VICTORIA, Texas – Two candidates are in the race for Victoria I.S.D. District 6 trustee seat.

Incumbent Margaret Pruett is seeking re-election and former city councilman Emett Alvarez is seeking to win the District 6 seat.

Margaret Pruett Visd District 6

Margaret Pruett VISD District 6 Incumbent

Pruett has more than 20 years of involvement with the Victoria I.S.D. as a substitute teacher, in ESL and in special education. She wants to continue the work she and the board have done together during her term.

Emett Alvarez District 6

Emett Alvarez District 6 Candidate

Alvarez has 40 years of business and government experience and is running to renovate schools, lower the tax rate and he wants to help make those tough budget-cutting decisions.

Election Day is Saturday, May 7.

Polls will open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Early voting starts next Monday, April 25 and runs through the 29 and also May 2 and 3. During early voting, polls are open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The City of Victoria also has 14 city charter amendments for voters to review.