GENERAL ELECTION May 4, 2024 INFORMATION AND DEADLINES
Internet Posting Requirements of Political Subdivisions
Notice of Deadline to File an Application for Place on the Ballot
The General Election will be held Saturday May 4, 2024. The following positions are up for election and are two (2) year terms.
-Position #1 (Currently held by Mark Morgan Jr.)
-Position #3 (Currently held by Brian Brooks)
-Position #5 (Currently held by Tim Pettigrew)
-Municipal Judge (Currently held by Robert Foster)
05/04/2023 Deadline to post candidate requirements Form 1-15
12/18/2023 Deadline to Post Notice of Candidate Filing Deadline
01/01/2024 First Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail
01/17/2024 First Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot
02/16/2024 Last Day to Order General Election or Special Election on a Measure
02/16/2024 Last Day to File for a Place on a General Election Ballot by 5 PM
02/20/2024 Last Day to File a Declaration of Write In Candidacy by 5 PM
04/04/2024 Last Day to Register to Vote
04/22/2024 First Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance
04/23/2024 Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail
04/30/2024 Last Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance
05/04/2024 ELECTION DAY
05/04/2024 Last Day to Receive Ballot by Mail
Candidacy Requirements - ELECTION CODE CHAPTER 141. CANDIDACY FOR PUBLIC OFFICE GENERALLY (texas.gov)
Applications may be submitted in person to the City Secretary at City Hall located at 102 W Ashley Wilson Road, Sweeny, Texas 77480; by mail addressed to City Hall Attn: City Secretary, PO Box 248, Sweeny, Texas 77480; or emailed to email@example.com.
It is the duty of the candidate to become familiar with the laws that apply to campaigns for office. The City Secretary is responsible only for accepting and filing the various applications, affidavits, and statements, and noting the date and time of filing. Any questions regarding campaign finance reporting should be directed to the Texas Ethics Commission at 512-463-5800 or 800-325-8506. The City Secretary should not be expected to judge or comment upon the timeliness or sufficiency of reports filed. Please also note that these documents are public records and are open for inspection by any person. Copies of these forms and documents are available at City Secretary’s Office, 102 W Ashley Wilson Road, during regular business hours.
Find additional election-related dates and information at https://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/index.shtml
Filing requirements are per state statue, and available at: https://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/candidates/guide/2018/local.shtml
For general information regarding local elections, please see our outlines for:
Candidacy for Local Political Subdivisions
Terms, Qualifications and Vacancies
VR for Candidates (HB 484) FAQ
Where to Vote — Sweeny Community Center (205 W. Ashley Wilson Road, Sweeny)
Early Voting Locations & Hours
Voting Locations & Hours for May 6, 2023
Am I Registered to Vote?
Who Represents Me?
Learn About Photo ID
VoteTexas.gov provides information about whether you are registered to vote in Texas, information pertaining to voting Polling Place locations for primary and November elections, and helpful links to the Secretary of State’s website for additional information regarding voting and voter registration rules/law in the state of Texas.
Please contact us if you have any questions or comments about voting in local elections.
Phone: (979) 548-3321 Phone: (979) 864-1662
E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org E-Mail: email@example.com
November 7th, 2023 Special Election
Voting to be held at the Sweeny Community Center 7A-7P
205 W Ashley Wilson Road, Sweeny, Texas 77480
Special Election Information