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Municipal Elections
Municipal Elections  Municipal elections for the Mayor and five Town Council Members are held on the first Saturday in May of even-numbered years. The Mayor and all Town Council Members are elected at-large and serve without compensation.

The municipal election to be held on Saturday, May 7, 2016, was cancelled by Ordinance No. 1991 on March 28, 2016; the following unopposed candidates were declared elected, and assumed their respective office on May 18, 2016:

        Joel T. Williams, III                           Mayor
        Bob Carter                                      Mayor Pro Tem
        David L. Dowler                               Town Council Member
        Eric Gambrell                                  Town Council Member
        Margo E. Goodwin                           Town Council Member
        John McKnight                                Town Council Member
To be eligible to vote in the Town's municipal election, you must reside in the Town and be a registered voter. To be eligible to vote in Texas, you must:
  • Be a United States citizen
  • Be a resident of Dallas County
  • Be 18 years of age (you may register at age 17 years and 10 months)
  • Not be a convicted felon (unless sentence is completed, including any probation or parole)
  • Not be declared mentally incapacitated by a court of law