Election Information

Upcoming May General 

Notice of General Election - City Council
Notice of Special Election - Charitable Bingo


City Council General Election


Election Day: Saturday, May 5, 2018

Places to be Elected: Mayor, Councilmember Place 1, Councilmember Place 2


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andidate Applications Filed

​Mayor
Randy Singleton
Tim Kirkland

Councilmember Place 1


Kathy Kennedy
Debra Workman


Councilmember Place 2


Kevin Lopez

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 18 years of age or older;
  • Be a qualified voter;
  • Reside and have been residing for at least twelve (12) months preceding the date of election within the corporate limits of the City;
  • Not be indebted to the City or be delinquent in the payment to the City of any tax or assessment;
  • No candidate may file for more than one office or position number per election;
  • Must satisfy any other eligibility requirements prescribed by law. 
First Day to Vote Early in Person: April 23, 2018

Last Day to Vote Early in Person: May 1, 2018
 
Election Day: 
Saturday, May 5, 2018

Vote by Mail
To be eligible to vote early by mail in Texas, you must: 
  • be 65 years or older;
  • be disabled;
  • be out of the county on election day and during the period for early voting by personal appearance; or
  • be confined in jail, but otherwise eligible.
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. Voters must submit a new application each calendar year starting on January 1.  You may submit a request online for an Application for Ballots By Mail through the Secretary of State website which will be valid for all elections held in Wise County for the calendar year.  The Secretary of State website and further information may be accessed HERE. Applications for ballots by mail must be received no later than the close of business on April 20, 2018. Application can be dropped off or mailed to City Hall, 900 Thompson Street, Bridgeport. TX 76426