2022 Elections

ORDER OF ELECTION

ORDEN DE ELECCIÓN PARA LOS MUNICIPIOS

Notice of Drawing for Place on Ballot

Notice of Election

Notice of Deadline to File Applications for Place on the Ballot

The next General Election will be on Saturday, May 7, 2022. Filing for a place on the ballot is set by state statute and will run from January 19-February 18, 2022. Find additional election-related dates and information at https://www.sos.texas.gov/elections/voter/important-election-dates.shtml (posted in accordance with Tx. Legis. H.B. 305, effective September 1, 2019).
The positions to be filled at the next General Election are:

  • Mayor
  • Councilmember #1
  • Councilmember #2
  • Councilmember #5

Qualifications for Office
Type A City (Local Gov’t Code, Section 22.032)

Councilmember

  • Residence — 1 year in state prior to filing deadline; 6 months in the city (or ward) prior to filing deadline (Texas Elec. Code, Section 141.001(a); Brown v. Patterson, 609 SW 2nd 287)
  • Age — 18
  • Must be a registered voter in territory elected from by the filing deadline*

Applications for a Place on the Ballot are found at the following website: https://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/forms/pol-sub/2-21f.pdf

The first day to file an Application for a Place on the Ballot in the May 7, 2021 General Election will be Wednesday, January 19, 2021. The last day to file an Application for a Place on the Ballot will be Friday, February 18, 2022.

2022 Election Schedule

  • January 1, 2022 – First day to apply for a ballot by mail.
  • January 19, 2022 – First day to file for a place on the General Election Ballot.
  • February 18, 2022 – Last day to file for a place on the General Election Ballot.
  • April 7, 2022 -Last day to register to vote.
  • April 25, 2022 – First day of Early Voting – 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • April 26, 2022 – Last day to apply for a ballot by mail. (Received, not Postmarked)
  • May 3, 2022 – Last day of Early Voting.
  • May 7, 2022 – Last day to receive ballot my mail.
  • May 7, 2022 – Election Day.