Former director of Abilene Aero throws name in hat for open seat on City Council

ABILENE, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – Colonel Brian Yates, retired Dyess Air Force Base (AFB) Group Commander and director over Abilene Aero, announced Wedn...

November 18, 2022
2:46 AM

ABILENE, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – Colonel Brian Yates, retired Dyess Air Force Base (AFB) Group Commander and director over Abilene Aero, announced Wednesday that he will be running for Abilene City Council, Place Four, in the May 2023 election. Col. Yates made the announcement at Everman Park Wednesday afternoon in Downtown Abilene. The intent to run for place four comes on the heels of current place 4 Councilmember Weldon Hurt's announcement that he will not be seeking reelection in 2023 but will be running for mayor.

Shelly Womack