Election Day - May 6, 2023
Día de elecciónes 6 de Mayo de 2023
|FIRST DAY TO FILE CANDIDATE APPLICATION||DEADLINE TO FILE CANDIDATE APPLICATION|
(Fecha Inicio Para Presenta la Solicitud de Candidato)
(Fecha Limite Para Presentar la Solicitud de Candidato)
|January 18, 2023 (18 de Enero de 2023)||February 17, 2023 - 5:00 PM (17 de Febrero de 2023 - 5:00 PM)|
The General Election for members of the City Council is held annually on the 1st Saturday in May.
The May 6, 2023, General Election will be held at Shenandoah City Hall, located at 29955 Interstate 45 N. Filing for a place on the ballot is set by state statute and will run from January 18 to February 17, 2023. The following forms are available for filing:
Regarding the filing of candidate/officeholder reports, the City Secretary is limited to accepting and filing the various applications, affidavits, and/or statements, and noting the date and time of filing thereon. The Office of the City Secretary cannot judge or comment upon the timeliness or sufficiency of reports filed. All applicable financial reports must be completed by the candidate or the candidate’s campaign treasurer; the candidate is responsible for filing all reports.
Where to File Candidate Applications
• by mail to the City Secretary’s Office: 29955 Interstate 45 N, Shenandoah, TX 77381 **An application submitted by mail is considered to be filed at the time of its receipt; or
• by fax or email: FAX 281-367-2225 EMAIL email@example.com **A signed, sworn, scanned candidate application may be submitted by fax or email if there is no filing fee [the City of Shenandoah does not require a filing fee]. Please be advised that an application must be notarized prior to filing via fax or email.
2023 Campaign Finance Reports
Political Signs and Advertising
Please review the following documents regarding political signs and advertising:
Printed copies of the information on this page are available at the front desk of City Hall (one set per person), or you can view the packet below under the Election Documents section.
|City Council, Position 2||Ted Fletcher|
|City Council, Position 3||Jim Pollard
|City Council, Position 4||Charlie Bradt|
|First Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot||January 18, 2023|
|Last Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot||February 17, 2023 by 5:00 p.m.|
|Last day to withdraw, by submission of a notarized Certificate of Withdrawal or a notarized letter||February 25, 2023 by 5:00 p.m.|
|Last Day to Register to Vote||April 6, 2023|
|First Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance||April 24, 2023|
|Last Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance||May 2, 2023|
|Shenandoah General Election||May 6, 2023|
|Other Important Dates for the May 6, 2023 General Election|
To register to vote, find upcoming election dates, and answers to Frequently Asked Questions, please visit the Texas Secretary of State's special voter page, VoteTexas.gov. For additional general information, please visit the Secretary of State's website.
For more information on campaigning and finance reports, please visit the Texas Ethics Commission website.
The City of Shenandoah will partner with Montgomery County for the purpose of jointly conducting elections to be held on May 6, 2023. Please visit the Montgomery County Elections website for helpful information including Voter Registration Applications, Voting Registration Status, Precinct Maps, along with election results.
To view the May 7, 2022 official election results, please view the Certificate of Elections HERE