City elections are held every May. In odd numbered years, Places 2, 4, and 6 and the Mayor positions are up for election. In even numbered years, Places 1, 3 and 5 positions are up for election. The City Charter, Article V (PDF) sets out the provisions for filing for office.
The City contracts with the Kaufman County Elections Office to conduct our elections. For information on your voting precinct, please contact them at 972.932.0298. Click on "Kaufman County Elections Office" in the column on the right for a direct link to their website.
MAY 5, 2018 GENERAL ELECTION
Place 1, Place 3 and Place 5
The Application for a Place on the Ballot should be completed and filed with the City Secretary.
The first day to file is January 17, 2018, and the last day to file is February 16, 2018.
Notice of Deadline to File Application for a Place on the Ballot
Notice of General Election