Tuesday, July 15
(San Antonio, TX) -- San Antonio City Council members Ron Nirenberg and Ray Lopez are hoping to replace Julian Castro as mayor. KSAT reports both men filed letters of intent to take over for Castro yesterday. Councilwomen Shirley Gonzales and Ivy Taylor, along with Councilman Cris Medina are also expected to seek the position. Councilman Joe Krier will decide today on whether to apply, while Councilman Mike Gallagher has a letter, but has not made a decision. Members have until July 16th to tell the City Clerk's Office they want the job.