Candidate Packet

2023 Candidate Packet & Election Notices

Every effort will be made by staff to provide all necessary forms and information related to campaigning for a local office. However, this page nor the Candidate's Packet are in no way meant to be an exhaustive compilation of all forms, requirements, regulations, or other details that might influence your campaign. It is ultimately each candidate's responsibility to ensure that their actions align with all controlling agencies' regulations and statutes. In addition to the local "Candidate Packet (large PDF)", you might begin your campaign journey by familiarizing yourself with the following resources:

GENERAL INFORMATION

REQUIRED FILINGS

RECOMMENDED FILINGS

POLITICAL ADVERTISING 

CAMPAIGN FINANCE REPORTING 

The basic forms and information are included below. However, candidates are strongly encouraged to familiarize themselves with campaign finance reporting obligations for local candidates via the Texas Ethics Commission.

OTHER HELPFUL LINKS FOR CANDIDATES

The City Secretary’s Office is here to help you and will assist you as best as possible with any questions. Your interest in serving our community is appreciated and I hope that your candidacy will be a positive experience for you and your supporters.

2023 Candidate Packet & Election Notices