2020 General Election
The first day to file an Application for a Place on Ballot for Mayor and Council Wards 1 and 3 in the May 2, 2020 General Election will be January 15, 2020; the last day to file an Application for Place on Ballot will be February 14, 2020.
Election packets will be available for pick up beginning January 6, 2020 at the City Clerk’s Office, 115 SW 1st Street, Mineral Wells TX 76067.
2021 GENERAL ELECTION
The first day to file an Application for a Place on Ballot for City Councilmember At Large Place 1; City Councilmember At Large Place 2; City Councilmember Ward 2; and City Councilmember Ward 4 in the May 1, 2021 General Election will be January 13, 2021. The last day to file an Application for Place on Ballot will be February 12, 2021.
City elections are held at the Steve Perdue Training Center, 300 South Oak Avenue, Mineral Wells, TX 76067. If the County holds elections for other cities, voting may take place at those locations as well. Information regarding the County Elections may be found here.
Charter: The mayor and six councilmen shall each be a citizen of the United States of America and a qualified taxpaying voter of the State of Texas; shall have resided for at least one year next preceding the election at which they are candidates within the corporate limits of Mineral Wells, and shall not be in arrears in the payment of any taxes or other liability due to the city or be disqualified by reason of any provision of any other section of this Charter. A member of the council ceasing to possess any of the qualifications specified in this section or any other section of this Charter, or convicted of a felony while in office, shall immediately forfeit his office. You may find a copy of the Charter here.
Applications to file for a place on the May 1, 2021 ballot must be filed between January 13, 2021 and February 12, 2021 and will be available on January 11, 2021 at the City Clerk's Office, 115 SW 1st Street, Mineral Wells, TX 76067. Additional Info...