Bright ran for City Council in 2000 as a Republican.
|Maurice Cox (D) incumbent||2,931||56.15|
|Meredith Richards (D) incumbent||2,734||52.38|
|Kevin Lynch (D)||2,723||52.16|
|Jon Bright (R)||1,946||37.28|
|Elizabeth Fortune (R)||1,793||34.35|
|John Pfaltz (R)||1,701||32.59|
|Kevin Cox (I)||740||14.18|
|Stratton Salidis (I)||317||6.07|
|Source: City of Charlottesville|
Voters could cast three votes, one for each of the three seats available, hence the percentages do not total 100%.
- Dixit, Rachana. "Homeless Numbers Rise amid Slump | Charlottesville Daily Progress." Charlottesville Daily Progress. 7 Apr. 2010. Web. 08 Apr. 2010. <http://www2.dailyprogress.com/cdp/news/local/article/homeless_numbers_rise_amid_slump/54521/>.
- Web. Official Results May 2, 2000 City Council Election, city website, City of Charlottesville, retrieved 6 May 2011.
- Official results City of Charlottesville, retrieved 24 June 2009.