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Board of Education Votes to Hold Special Election For District 4

Fort Worth, Texas – On Tuesday, July 23, 2019, the Fort Worth ISD Board of Education voted to conduct a special election to fill the District 4 seat vacated by the retirement of long-serving member Dr. T.A. Sims.

The Board’s decision followed a public comment session and was by a vote of 6-2.

The election is expected to be held on November 5, 2019, which is the next uniform election date under Texas law.

The Board is expected to formally call for the special election at its next regular meeting which is August 13. Additional information will be available at that time.  


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