Candidate, Tameka Powell, joins race for Ward One open seat
Powell officially declaring seat today
Last Updated: 291 days ago
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A new candidate is throwing her hat in the ring for Bakersfield's vacant Ward One seat.
Tomeka Powell is officially declaring her candidacy for Rudy Salas's former seat this morning at the city clerk's office.
Powell has been involved with the Community Actiona Partnership and is a neighborhood watch captain.
The special election will be held this June.
Copyright 2013 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.