After over a decade of consistently re-electing incumbents, Dilley voted to replace first-term councilmen Sabino Mena Jr and Gilbert Villanueva Eguia, marking the third year in a row of turnover in Dilley’s council seats. The message is clear: Dilley voters do not have the patience they used to.
In the mayoral race, Mary Ann Obregon not only survived the change-vote as she did in 2017, but she shellacked her competition with a vote total that exceeded her two competitors combined. Former councilwoman Esmeralda Cano and incumbent Gilbert Villanueva Eguia came close enough to qualify for recounts in their races, but did not request the new tabulation.
The winners were: