Richardson October 2020






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FROMOLIVIA: A crucial piece of our mission at Community Impact Newspaper is arming readers with the information they need to make informed decisions, and nowhere is that more important than in the voter’s booth. This year’s election will look quite dierent than those of years past—partly due to the coronavirus pandemic, but also because of changes to state law. Our cover story gives readers a heads- up on what to expect before heading to the polls. We also include a listing of candidates, data on past turnout percentages and information on when and where to vote in our Voter Guide (see Page 15).

MARKET TEAM GENERAL MANAGER Leanne Libby, SENIOR EDITOR Olivia Lueckemeyer REPORTERS Makenzie Plusnick, Liesbeth Powers GRAPHIC DESIGNER Chase Autin ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE Tracy Ruckel

METRO LEADERSHIP PUBLISHER Christal Howard MANAGING EDITOR Valerie Wigglesworth ART PRODUCTIONMANAGER Breanna Flores CORPORATE LEADERSHIP PUBLISHERS AND FOUNDERS John and Jennifer Garrett GROUP PUBLISHER Traci Rodriguez EXECUTIVE EDITOR Joe Warner John and Jennifer Garrett began Community Impact Newspaper in 2005 in Pugerville, TX. The company’s mission is to build communities of informed citizens and thriving businesses through the collaboration of a passionate team. Today, we operate across ve metropolitan areas, providing hyperlocal, nonpartisan news produced by our full-time journalists in each community we serve. BECOMEA#COMMUNITYPATRON CREATIVE DIRECTOR Derek Sullivan SALES DIRECTOR Tess Coverman WHOWE ARE

Registered voters in Richardson will have the opportunity to vote in a slew of national, state and county elections. There are no City Council or school district elections in Richardson this year—those will be on the ballot in 2021. News about the upcoming election is always breaking, and there is only so much we can t in the print edition. For more information, please visit our special landing page at Thanks for reading, and please feel free to reach out to me with any feedback. Olivia Lueckemeyer, EDITOR



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