Bronte City Hall
114 South Washington
Bronte, TX 76933
325-473-3501

Elections

May 6, 2017 General Election Candidate Information

Notice of Deadline to File Applications for Place on the Ballot: 

Filing Dates: You may file an application for place on the May 2017 General Election ballot beginning Wednesday, January 18, 2017 through Friday, February 17, 2017. 2017 Election Campaign Packets are available to download. If you would prefer a paper packet you may pick up a packet at City Hall 114 S Washington Street, Bronte, Texas.

If you are interested in being a candidate in the May 6, 2017 General Election, the sites below will help you get started.

The Texas Ethics Commission website has campaign forms and instruction guides. You will need to appoint a Treasurer before you accept or expend money. You can be your own treasurer or you can appoint someone else. You can amend your treasurer at  any time. The Campaign Treasurer forms can be downloaded and returned to the City Secretary's Office. There are specific dates you will need to report your financial information.

Also, please visit the Texas Secretary of State's website for election information. You will want to find the May 2017 General Election Calendar. Dates are important!

The City Secretary's Office will provide a Campaign Filing Packet near the middle of January that you can download and save to your computer. This packet will have all the forms required to file for a place on the ballot along with instructions on how to do so.

If you have any questions please feel free to contact the City Secretary's Office at brontetx@wcc.net. 

Letter from the City Secretary

Notice of Deadline to File Applications for Place on the Ballot 

Election Calendar for Candidates 

Application for a Place on the General Election Ballot

Appointment of a Campaign Treasurer by a Candidates

Code of Fair Campaign Practices 

 

Additional Resources:

Handbook for Mayor and Councilmembers