1. The next General Election will be on Saturday, May 7, 2022. Filing for a place on the ballot is set by state statute and will run from January 6, 2022 to February 18, 2022. Hours of operation are Monday through Thursday, 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.
A candidate application may be filed in person, by mail, by fax, or by email.
Filing in Person: City Secretary's Office, City Hall, 185 Kenndy Blvd, Easton, Texas 75603
Filing by Mail: An application submitted by mail is considered to be filed at the time of its receipt by the appropriate filing authority. (Sections 143.007(b); 144.005(b)). Please be advised that an application must be notarized prior to filing via mail. The mailing address is: City Secretary, PO Box 8126, Longview TX 75607.
Filing by Fax or Email: A signed, sworn, scanned candidate application (and petition, if applicable) may be submitted by fax or email. Please be advised that an application must be notarized prior to filing via fax (903) 643-2219 or email (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The City of Easton does not charge a filing fee.
VOTING BY MAIL
The State of Texas provides that certain voters may apply to vote by mail. The Secretary of State's form to apply for ballot by mail (updated following 2021 legislation) is available by visiting:
Elections in the City of Easton are conducted in accordance with the Texas Election Code and the City Ordinance. For more information, contact the City Secretary’s Office at (903) 643-7819 or by email at email@example.com.