Tampa City Council | District 6
Incumbent Charlie Miranda has served on the City Council for 17 years over three decades while challenger Kelly Benjamin is a neighborhood activist, teacher and former community radio station operator. Both come from families with deep Tampa roots. Justin George, Times staff writer
About the job: District 6 includes Westshore Palms, West Tampa, Drew Park, Beach Park, Lowry Park, Lincoln Gardens, Tampa Heights and parts of Seminole Heights. City Council members serve four-year terms and are paid $40,250 a year. City elections are nonpartisan.
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