May 2017 Desoto City Council eligible positions

Here are the positions eligible for (re)election:

Councilmember Place 2: Virgil Helm

Councilmember Place 4: Rachel Proctor

The last day to file for a place on the ballot was Friday, February 17, 2017 at 5pm.  The candidates that have filed for a place on the ballot are the incumbents; Virgil Helm - Councilmember Place 2 and Rachel Proctor - Councilmember Place 4.  Since the incumbents are the only ones that have filed, the City Council is scheduled (on Tuesday, March 7, 2017) to consider a Resolution to cancel the May 6, 2017 General Election for City Officers declaring that each unopposed candidate be declared elected to office.

If you have any questions regarding the May 6, 2017 General Election, please contact Kisha Morris, City Secretary, at 972-230-9646 or call the Dallas County Elections Department at 214-819-6300 or visit the Dallas County Elections website at