Meet the Candidates For:

District 6

via Austin City Council website

Don Zimmerman

Occupation: City Council Member

Experience: President of the Northwest Austin Municipal Utility District #1 (Canyon Creek MUD); Founder of the Travis County Taxpayers Union

Issues: Against raising property taxes; pro-fiscal conservatism

Endorsed By: Austin Firefighters Association, Travis County Commissioner Gerald Daugherty, Williamson County Commissioner Cynthia Long, 2014 District 6 Candidate MacKenzie Kelly, 2014 District 6 Candidate Matt Stillwell, 2014 District 6 Candidate Jay Wiley, 2014 District 6 Candidate Pete Phillips, Travis County GOP, Williamson County GOP

Website: www.austintexas.gov/department/council-member-zimmerman-biography

Facebook: Councilman Don Zimmerman

Twitter: @DonZimmermanATX

via Facebook.com

Jimmy Flannigan

Occupation: Small Business Owner, Community Organizer

Experience: City Council candidate 2014; former president of the Austin Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce; member of the Austin Chamber’s Transportation Committee; co-founder of the Northwest Austin Coalition

Issues: Improve roads and traffic; tax relief for homeowners; curb rising rents; support middle class jobs; protect the environment

Endorsed By: AFSCME, Austin Central Labor Council, LiUNA, Victory Fund, Congressman Lloyd Doggett, state Rep. Celia Israel, Travis County Commissioner Brigid Shea, Williamson County Democratic Party Chair John Bucy, Workers Defense Action Fund, Left Up To Us, Todo Austin, IBEW Local 520, Austin Area Sierra Club, Bike Austin, Black Austin Democrats, Democratic Women of Williamson County, Clean Water Action, Liberal Austin Democrats, Texas Alliance for Retired Americans - Austin Chapter, Stonewall Democrats, Williamson County Young Democrats, Central Austin Democrats, Animal Association of Texas

Website: www.jimmyflannigan.com/

Facebook: Jimmy Flannigan

Twitter: @JimmyFlannigan

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