Councilwoman Karen Gibson will announce plans for re-election in the coming weeks.
The District 5 representative, who has said publicly for a while that she wants another term, will make it official February 4th at 11 a.m. In the council chambers at City Hall.
Dr. Brian Carr, Chairman of the Board of Health, said he is considering running for the seat. He posted a statement on his blog on LubbockOnline, saying in part, "I am at present torn about whether I can do more for our community on the City Council or be helpful in continuing to serve as chairman of the Board of Health."
The filing period for the municipal elections begins January 29th and ends February 28th.