The City Secretary's Office is responsible for conducting municipal elections as prescribed by the Election Code of the State of Texas.
Candidates File for Upcoming Municipal Election May 2, 2020
The election in May 2020 is to elect a Mayor and two Council Members, Place 4 and Place 5 for a two (2) year term each. The following individuals have signed up for the May 2, 2020 Election:
- Michelle Pittman Di Credico (Incumbent)
- Leeanne Mackowski (Incumbent)
*List is ballot order according to the ballot drawing held at 8:30am on Wednesday, February 19, 2020
The governing and lawmaking body of the City shall consist of the mayor and five council members who shall be elected for two-year terms. All places, including the Mayor, will be elected from the City at large by place.
May 2, 2020 Election Postings
Important Dates for the May 2, 2020 Election:
- First Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot - Wednesday, January 15, 2020
- Last Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot - Friday, February 14, 2020 at 5:00 pm
- Last Day to File a Declaration of Write-in Candidacy - Tuesday, February 18, 2020
- Last Day to Register to Vote - Thursday, April 2, 2020
- First Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance - Monday, April 20, 2020
- Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail (Received, not Postmarked) - Monday, April 20, 2020 (deadline falls on San Jacinto Day, moves to preceding business day)
- Last Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance - Tuesday, April 28, 2020
- Last day to Receive Ballot by Mail - Saturday, May 2, 2020 (Election Day) at 7:00 pm if carrier envelope is not postmarked, OR Monday, May 4, 2020 (next business day after Election Day) at 5:00 pm if carrier envelope is postmarked by 7:00 pm at the location of the election on Election Day (unless overseas or military voter deadlines apply)
*For information regarding your voter registration status or other voting information please visit Wise County Elections.
Future Municipal Elections
- May 2021 - Elect Council Members Places 1, 2, and 3
- May 2022 - Elect Mayor, Council Members Place 4 and 5
Other elections may be called as need in accordance with the Texas Election Code.
- Voter Information (including registering to vote, future State election dates, and Voter ID look up) - VoteTexas.gov