Important Upcoming Election Dates:

January 2 - Candidate Packets will be available in the City Secretary's Office
January 16 to February 15 - Filing Period
February 18 - Ballot Drawing
April 4 - Voter Registration Deadline
April 22 to April 30 - Early Voting Period
May 4 - Election Day

Filing Requirements

Electioneering Information


Election Notices

Other Upcoming Election(s):                          

May 4, 2019 - Richardson Mayor/Council Election

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The Richardson City Council is composed of seven (7) members - six Councilmembers (Places 1 thru 6) and the Mayor (Place 7), elected by the qualified voters of the entire city to serve a two (2) year term. No person elected or appointed shall serve more than six (6) consecutive terms. The uniform election day for the City of Richardson is the first Saturday in May (odd years).

Council District Map

Candidates for Place 1, 2, 3, and 4 must reside in the corresponding district. Candidates for Places 5, 6 and the Mayor (Place 7) may reside in any portion of the City. Voters may cast ballots on all seven places.