Election Information

Upcoming May General 

Notice of Deadline to File Application for Place on Ballot

Candidate Packet 

Election Day: 
Saturday, May 6, 2017

City Council General Election

Election Day: Saturday, May 6, 2017

Places to be Elected: Councilmember Place 3, Councilmember Place 4, Councilmember Place 5
Applications Submitted (in order of being received by City Secretary)

Councilmember Place 3
Meyers, Jimmy

Councilmember Place 4
Brazier, Bobby

Councilmember Place 5
Walker, Billy Fred

Important Election Information:

Early Voting and Election Day Voting will be held at City Hall - 900 Thompson Street

Candidate Qualifications:
  • Be a United States citizen
  • Be 21 years of age
  • Be a qualified voter
  • Not been determined mentally incompetent by a final judgment of a court
  • Not been finally convicted of a felony from which not pardoned
  • Resided continuously in state for 12 months and city for 6 full months before the last allowed filing date for the election for a place on the City Council. Twelve months of residency before the date of election (May 6) is required for the position of mayor.
First Day to Vote Early in Person: April 24, 2017

Last Day to Vote Early in Person: May 2, 2017
Election Day: 
Saturday, May 6, 2017

Vote by Mail
If a voter is unable to vote in person during the Early Voting period or on Election Day, the voter may submit an application (Spanish) to the City Secretary for a ballot to vote by mail. Applications for ballots by mail must be received no later than the close of business on April 25, 2017. Application can be dropped off or mailed to City Hall, 900 Thompson Street, Bridgeport. TX 76426