2022 May 7th Elections

January 1

First day for voters to submit an application for a ballot by mail (ABBM) for an election in 2022

January 19

First day to file an application for a place on the ballot or a declaration of write-in candidacy

February 18
Last day for a candidate in a political subdivision to file an application for a place on the ballot for general election

February 22

Deadline for write-in candidates to file

 

April 7

Last day to register to vote or make a change of address effective for the May 7, 2022 election

April 25

First Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance

April 26

Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail (Received, not Postmarked)

May 3

Last Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance

May 7
Last day to Receive Ballot by Mail

May 24
Democratic Primary Runoff Election Day

2022 May Constitutional Amendment Special Election – May 7, 2022

State of Texas Proposition 1  (   )  FOR   (   )  AGAINST

“The constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for the reduction of the amount of a limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for general elementary and secondary public school purposes on the residence homestead of a person who is elderly or disabled to reflect any statutory reduction from the preceding tax year in the maximum compressed rate of the maintenance and operations taxes imposed for those purposes on the homestead.”

 

"La enmienda constitucional que autoriza a la legislatura a proveer la reducción del importe de la limitación sobre la cantidad total de impuestos ad valorem que pueden fijarse, para fines generales de las escuelas públicas primarias y secundarias, sobre la propiedad residencial de una persona de edad avanzada o discapacitada para reflejar cualquier reducción reglamentaria del año fiscal anterior en la tasa comprimida máxima de los impuestos de mantenimiento y operaciones fijados para esos fines sobre la propiedad

State of Texas Proposition 2  (   )  FOR   (   )  AGAINST

“The constitutional amendment increasing the amount of the residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation for public school purposes from $25,000 to $40,000.”

 

“La enmienda constitucional que aumenta el importe de la exención de impuestos ad valorem de la propiedad residencial para fines de las escuelas públicas de $25,000 a $40,00

Early Voting at the Courthouse:

Monday April 25 to Friday April 29 8am to 5pm

Monday May 2 and Tuesday May 3 8am to 5pm

The local elections for city hall and mayor have been canceled since the only candidates to file were the incumbants.

Point Comfort

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Mayor *Incumbent

John Warren

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Council

Clint Machicek

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Mayor (Councilman)

Steve Lambden

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Council

Laura Kurtz

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Council *Incumbent

George Hernandez

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Council *Incumbent

Mitch McBride

Bond Election

OFFICIAL BALLOT PORT O’CONNOR IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT

PORT O’CONNOR IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT PROPOSITION A  (  ) For   (   ) Against

THE ISSUANCE OF $40,000,000 BONDS FOR WATER, SANITARY SEWER, AND DRAINAGE AND STORM SEWER SYSTEMS AND THE LEVY OF TAXES, WITHOUT LIMIT AS TO RATE OR AMOUNT, SUFFICIENT TO PAY THE PRINCIPAL OF AND INTEREST ON THE BONDS

 

PORT O’CONNOR IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT PROPOSITION B (  ) For   (   ) Against

THE ISSUANCE OF $40,000,000 BONDS FOR REFUNDING WATER, SANITARY SEWER, AND DRAINAGE AND STORM SEWER SYSTEMS BONDS OF THE DISTRICT AND AGAINST THE LEVY OF TAXES, WITHOUT LIMIT AS TO RATE OR AMOUNT, SUFFICIENT TO PAY THE PRINCIPAL OF AND INTEREST ON THE BONDS

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Mayor

Elmer DeForest

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Council *Incumbent

Ranier Brigham

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Council

Byron S. Smith

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Council

Eldon D. Gaines

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Bill Harvey

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At Large *Incumbent

David Gaskamp

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 At Large  

Heather Fahrni