Mayoral elections

"Off the 99" this week brought the three mayor candidates on the show to learn more about their plans, goals and opinions.What course will they chart for the city? What will they do to create more jobs? How will they bridge north and southside differences?

Citizens can choose from Michele Gabriault-Acosta, Bill Spriggs and Rick Osorio.

Gabriault-Acosta, a real estate agent, is in the midst of her second term on the council. She'll remain in office even if she loses her mayoral bid. Spriggs, a real estate appraiser, is termed out. If he loses he'll be off the council. Osorio, who's retired, unsuccessfully ran for mayor in 2005 and 2007. He's already served two council terms.

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