Candidate Filing Starts Monday

The candidate filing period for the May 9 election starts Monday in Bryan and College Station.

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College Station City Secretary Connie Hooks says the requirements to run are similar in both Bryan and College Station.

You must be a registered voter and Texas resident, 18 years of age or older with no felony convictions.

In College Station you need to have lived in the community for at least a year.

In Bryan you need to have been a Texas resident for at least a year, with 6 months living in your district.

Bryan City Secretary Mary Lynne Stratta says those running for public office need to