Candidate Information

Information regarding filing for office for the May 5, 2018, general election - Filing begins Wednesday, January 17, 2018, and the deadline to file is 5:00 p.m., Friday, February 16, 2018.  Qualifications - the mayor and councilpersons shall have been a qualified voter of the city for 12 months at the time of filing for office, and continuously during their term of office.  A district councilperson shall also be a resident of his district for the previous 12 months at the time of filing for office and continuously during the term of office.  Positions for election this year are: Mayor, Councilmember District 2, and Councilmember District 3.  

Sample Ballots by District


District 2
District 3
District 1, 4, 5 and 6

If you have any questions, please contact the City Secretary, Patrice Fogarty at 281-470-5019 for more information regarding:

  • Candidate requirements
  • Schedule of the election process