Elections Information

2023 GENERAL ELECTION

Applications for a place on the ballot for the May 6, 2023 General Election must be submitted between January 18, 2023 and February 17, 2023. Council positions up for election are At Large Place 1, At Large Place 2, Ward 2, and Ward 4.


Notice of Deadline to File an Application for Place on the Ballot

Important Election Dates

Notice of Voting Order Priority

City Council Ward Map 2022

Location

City elections are held at the Palo Pinto County Annex 100 S.E. 6th Avenue (Courtroom Lobby) 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.

Requirements

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. Other requirements may be found on the Secretary of State's website here.

election results

2021-05-01 Election Results 

2022-05-07 Election Results