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Election Information

Next City Election – Saturday May 5th, 2018 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
For  Commissioner Place 1 and 3

Early Voting Dates: April 23- May 1, 2018 

Early Voting Times: TBD

Early Voting Location:
Richmond Water Maintenance Facility
110 North 8th Street
Richmond, Texas 77469

Polling Place and Addresses on May 5, 2018:

Richmond Water Maintenance Facility 
110 North 8th Street 
Richmond, Texas 77469

Candidate Qualifications
Please visit the Texas Secretary of State Website www.sos.state.tx.us for all Candidate Qualifications.

Filing Dates for Application for a Place on the Ballot
The first day a candidate may file for a place on the ballot is January 17, 2018.
To file as a candidate, a completed, notarized application must be filed with the City Secretary by 5:00 p.m. Friday, February 16th, 2018.


Candidate Information Packets
Available at City Hall after filing application

For Additional Candidate Forms and Information please visit

For Election Laws and Information please visit

May 5, 2018 City Election Calendar

May 5, 2018 – Election Date

Authority conducting elections *Local political subdivisions other than counties
County-ordered elections may not be held on this date. County Election Officials may, but is not required to, contract to provide election services to political subdivisions.)
First Day to File for Place on General Election Ballot (for cities and schools ONLY) (filing deadline for other political subdivisions may vary)
January 17, 2018
Last Day to File for Place on Ballot
by 5:00 p.m. CST February 16, 2018

Last Day to Register to Vote April 5, 2018
First Day of Early Voting April 23, 2018
Last Day of Early Voting May 1, 2018
Election Day   May 5, 2018


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