Election Information

May 4, 2019 City of El Lago  General Election Information

City Elections

City elections are held the 1st Saturday in May of each year.

Early Voting by Personal Appearance is Monday through Friday, the 12th day through the 8th day before Election Day, and is during regular City Hall hours:

  • Monday through Thursday
         9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Friday
         9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

and the following Monday and Tuesday of Election Day week from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Mayor & Council Positions

There are 6 elected positions in the city; 5 council member at large positions and the Mayor. In odd years, the Mayor and Council Positions 1 and 2 are up for election; and in even years Council Positions 3, 4 and 5 are up for election.

Filing for Office

If you would like to run for office, candidate packets are usually available to be picked up at City Hall. The first official day to file for office is January 16th.

Please contact the City Secretary, Jeannie Kubricht for additional filing information by calling 281-326-1951, ext. 111 or by emailing our staff.