Three candidates make up the field for the District 4 City Council race.

Incumbent Richard Leon is seeking to serve a second term as the District 4 City Council Member. Leon, was first elected in 2013 and has been a vocal member of the city council over the past four years.

Joining Leon in the race are two newcomers, Jeff Jones and Jennifer Nelson.

Jones enters the race after working 25 years as a Cape Coral Police Officer.

Nelson brings a strong business background to the campaign that includes her current position as the Executive Director for the non-profit organization Uncommon Friends, and over 20 years at Goodwill Industries.

Below is more detailed information on the candidates running for District 4 City Council seat in this year’s election.