According to the City Charter it states, "The City’s General Election shall be held annually on the uniform election day in May as prescribed by the Texas Election Code, at which time officers will be elected to fill those offices which become vacant that year. The City Council shall fix the hours and place for holding such elections. All candidates for the City Council shall file for one place and shall be elected to that place by obtaining a majority of the votes cast."
In addition, it states, "Any qualified person who desires to become a candidate for election to the office of Mayor or City Councilmember shall file an application for a place on the ballot with the City Secretary as provided by the Texas Election Code." Such notice has been posted under Election - Public Postings.
Councilmember for Place 2 and Councilmember for Place 4 are eligible for election.
Early Voting will be held at Disciple Central Community Church located at 901 North Polk Street, Suite 100, DeSoto, Texas 75115.
Early Voting hours as follows:
April 20-24, 2020 (Monday through Friday) - 8am until 5pm April 25, 2020 (Saturday) - 8am until 5pm April 26, 2020 (Sunday) - 1pm until 6pm April 27-28, 2020 (Monday through Tuesday) - 7am until 7pm
Early Voting Application Ballot by Mail to: Toni Pippins-Poole - Joint Election Early Voting Clerk Dallas County Elections 1520 Round Table Drive Dallas, Texas 75247 Note: You can also email the application for ballot by mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org.