Lubbock City elections are May 15th and Wednesday, April 14th was the final day to enter two special races.
The City Council District 1 seat became open earlier this year when Victor Hernandez resigned to run for municipal judge. The only two candidates to file for the seat are Cloetta Shotts and Linda Deleon.
The other special election is for LISD's District 4 seat. James Arnold was the only person to file in that race.
Also up for election on May 15th are Lubbock mayor and three city council seats.