Election Information

For Candidates

It is the responsibility and honor of the City Secretary's Office to conduct and oversee the City Council election process for the City of Midlothian. Elections are conducted annually on the Uniform Election Day in May (the first Saturday in May.)
However, Texas Election laws regarding campaign finances and legal matters limit the role of the City Secretary’s Office to accepting and filing the various candidate applications, affidavits and statements and noting the date of filing.

The required election forms and instruction guides are provided on this site for your convenience. Please note that all election records and campaign reports are considered Open Records and will be viewed as such by newspaper/media reporters and opponents.

Political Sign Information

TXDOT Rules on Campaign Signs

Please, do not hesitate to call or visit the City Secretary's Office if you are in need of assistance. After-hour appointments are available if necessary. 

May 5, 2018 City Council Election - Place 5 & Place 6

Notice of Election

Notice of Drawing for Place on Ballot  A drawing to determine the order in which the candidates names will be printed on the ballot will be conducted on Friday, February 23, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. at City Hall.

Notice of Deadline to File  Applications for a place on the ballot will be accepted from January 17, 2018 to February 16, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in the City Secretary's office.

Place 5 Applicants:  Justin Coffman, Wayne Leubner, Jason Kyle

Place 6 Applicants:  Ted Miller, Joseph Rohr, Art Pierard

Reporting, Contributions & Expenditures

Questions regarding reporting procedures, contributions and expenditures are to be directed to the Texas Ethics Commission at (512) 463-5800 or (800) 325-8506

Election Law

Questions regarding election law are to be directed to the Secretary of State at (512) 463-5650 or
(800) 252-8683