On Your Marks
Becky Motal, Manuel Zuniga, Ronney Reynolds, Max Nofziger, Kirk Watson, Eric Mitchell, and Gus Garcia are just some of the candidates limbering up for the city council race.
illustration by Doug Potter
to be a bottleneck in Place 5's starting lane, as no less than eight hopefuls try to fill the vacuum Garcia left. And, for now, anyway, betting folks ought to put their money on Eric Mitchell by a mile in Place 6 -- Lord knows enough contributors already have. Of course, those who start first often finish last; and with nearly six weeks to go before the filing deadline, anything could happen in this marathon. Here's a Place-by-Place look at how the races shape up right now; remember, though, the filing deadline isn't until March 19. -- Audrey Duff