The City usually holds an election on the 1st Saturday in May. Generally, on even years, three of the City’s 5 Council seats are up for election, while on odd years, the other two seats and the Mayor’s seat are up.
There will be two (2) City Council seats up for election both for two-year terms and one (1) Mayoral seat for a two-year term. Candidate Application Packets are available for pick-up in the City Secretary’s Office during normal business hours beginning January 8, 2021, through February 12, 2021.
The first day a candidate can file for a place on the ballot is January 13, 2021. The first day of filing a declaration of write-in candidacy is also January 13, 2021.
The deadline for filing for a place on the ballot is February 12, 2020, by 5:00 pm. The deadline for a write-in candidate to declare candidacy is February 16, 2020, by 5:00 pm.
Drawing for a place on the ballot will be held on February 15, 2020, at 9:30 am in the City Council Chambers at Glen Rose City Hall, 201 NE Vernon Street.