Cibolo councilman no longer running for reelection after discovering error on application

Brian Byrd gives his support to sole candidate running

CIBOLO, Texas – A Cibolo councilman announced he is no longer on the ballot for the upcoming general election because of an error on his part.

On his Facebook page, Brian Byrd posted a picture of his application saying he failed to fill out part of the document for placement on the ballot.

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While Byrd can apply to be a write-in candidate, he said he will not be running for reelection.

Byrd posted the following statement on his page:

“Mr. Reggie Bone will now be unopposed as the only candidate for District 3. I challenge all Citizens and especially District 3 residents to rally behind him to ensure OUR success. Mr. Bone will have my support and prayers as he will carry out his Oath of Office next year.”

District 3, - Announcement of Removal from Ballot, Effective immediately, I have been removed from the ballot for the...

Posted by Brian Byrd, Cibolo City Council District 3 on Thursday, August 22, 2019