Friends of Austin Neighborhoods Endorses Propositions A and B, City Council Candidates

AUSTIN, TEXAS (2020-09-29) - Based on a vote of its membership, Friends of Austin Neighborhoods (FAN) has endorsed a slate of candidates and propositions on the ballot for the local November 2020 election.

FAN polled its member neighborhood associations and at-large individual members to determine the preferred Austin City Council candidates for Districts 2, 4, 6, 7, and 10. The preferred candidates are:

District 2: David Chincanchan

District 4: Gregorio ”Greg” Casar

District 6: James "Jimmy” Flannigan

District 7: Morgan Witt

District 10: Pooja Sethi

FAN’s membership also voted its preferences on Propositions A and B:

Proposition A: Support

Proposition B: Support

The organization previously published a city council candidate contact sheet and candidates’ answers to a unique questionnaire on neighborhood inclusion and improvement.

FAN represents about 3,000 neighbors (homeowners, renters, and small business owners) among its 19 member neighborhood associations and individual members living in 208 other neighborhoods throughout the city. A complete list of member neighborhood associations and individual members is on the FAN website.

Friends of Austin Neighborhoods (FAN) is a coalition of neighborhood associations and residents reclaiming the word “neighborhood” to include the full diversity of voices, moving beyond neighborhood protectionism.

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