May 4, 2024 General Election

The May 4, 2024, General Election will be for positions: Council Member, Position 1; Council Member, Position 3; and Council Member, Position 5.

To be eligible to be a candidate for, or elected or appointed to, a public elective office, a person must:

  1. be a United States citizen;
  2. be 18 years of age or older on the first day of the term to be filled at the election or on the date of appointment, as applicable;
  3. have not been determined by a final judgment of a court exercising probate jurisdiction to be:
    • totally mentally incapacitated; or
    • partially mentally incapacitated without the right to vote;
  4. have not been finally convicted of a felony from which the person has not been pardoned or otherwise released from the resulting disabilities;
  5. have resided continuously in the state for 12 months and in the territory from which the office is elected for six months immediately preceding the date of the regular filing deadline for a candidate’s application for a place on the ballot; and
  6. on the date described by the preceding item “5)”, be registered to vote in the territory from which the office is elected.
  7. satisfy any other eligibility requirements prescribed by law for the office.


First Day to Apply for Ballot by MailMonday, January 1, 2024
First Day to File for a Place on the General Election BallotWednesday, January 17, 2024
Last Day to Order General Election or Special Election on a MeasureFriday, February 16, 2024
Last Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot Friday, February 16, 2024 at 5:00 p.m.
Last Day to Register to VoteThursday, April 4, 2024
First Day of Early Voting by Personal AppearanceMonday, April 22, 2024  
Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail
(Received, not Postmarked)
Tuesday, April 23, 2024
Last Day of Early Voting by Personal AppearanceTuesday, April 30, 2024
Last day to Receive Ballot by MailSaturday, May 4, 2024 (Election Day) at 7:00 p.m.

Find additional election-related dates and information at https://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/index.shtml