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May 7, 2022 - General Election 

  • Elected Officers & Candidacy Requirements (SOS Form AW 1-15)
    In accordance with Sections 2051.151, 2051.152, Texas Government Code all political subdivisions with authority to impose a tax that at any time on or after January 1, 2019 maintained a publicly accessible Internet website must provide certain relevant information on the website via Form AW 1-15.
  • Important Election Deadlines - May 7, 2022 General Election


    Seats up for (re)election
    • At Large, Place 5 
    • At Large, Place 6 
    • At Large, Place 7 (Mayor)  
    Deadline to post candidate requirements 1City of Denton Form Friday, May 7, 2021
    Deadline to Post Notice of Candidate Filing Deadline (Local Political Subdivisions Only)1 Monday, December 20, 2021 for local political subdivisions that have a first day to file for their candidates1
    First day to apply for a ballot by mail using Application for a Ballot by Mail (ABBM) or Federal Post Card Application (FPCA). Saturday, January 1, 2022*

    *First day to file does not move because of New Year’s Day holiday.  An “Annual ABBM” or FPCA for a January or February 2022 election may be filed earlier, but not earlier than the 60th day before the date of the January or February election.
    First Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot (Local Political Subdivisions Only)1 Wednesday, January 19, 2022
    Last Day to Order General Election or Special Election on a Measure Friday, February 18, 2022 
    Last Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot (Local Political Subdivisions Only)2 Friday, February 18, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. 
    See note below relating to four-year terms3
    Last Day to File a Declaration of Write-in Candidacy (Local Political Subdivisions Only) Tuesday, February 22, 2022
    Last Day to Register to Vote Thursday, April 7, 2022 
    First Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance Monday, April 25, 2022  
    Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail (Received, not Postmarked) Tuesday, April 26, 2022
    Last Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance Tuesday, May 3, 2022 
    Last day to Receive Ballot by Mail Saturday, May 7, 2022 (Election Day) at 7:00 p.m. if carrier envelope is not postmarked, OR Monday, May 9, 2022 (next business day after Election Day) at 5:00 p.m. if carrier envelope is postmarked by 7:00 p.m. at the location of the election on Election Day (unless overseas or military voter deadlines apply)4 

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