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Elections
Overview
The city secretary coordinates all city elections in accordance with the laws of the State of Texas. 

General & Special Election Information
The general election for the choice of members of the City Council are held annually on the first Saturday in May (pending legislative approval). The City Council may, by ordinance or resolution, order a special election, set the time and date for holding the special election and provide necessary means.

Contact Information
Those wishing to seek elected office should contact the city secretary at (361) 777-4513 for candidate requirements and a schedule of the election process.