Sam Mallory has signed up for Mayor – August 14, 2019
Rick Morrish has signed up for Single Member District #2 – August 9, 2019
Dawni Seymore has signed up for Mayor – August 6, 2019
Jason Gore has signed up for Single Member District #1 – August 2, 2019
Clyde Kresta has signed up for Single Member District #1 – July 24, 2019
Chad Hardy has signed up as a Write-In-Candidate for Single Member District #2 – August 20, 2019
If you are interested in signing up:
The City of Ballinger is accepting applications for candidates to place their names on the ballot to serve on the Ballinger City Council. Applications will be accepted starting July 21, 2019, and ending August 20, 2019. You can file your applications with the City Secretary, Bonita F. Shields at the City hall located at 700 Railroad Avenue, Monday-Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. each day.
Information from Ballinger Charter:
Section 3.02. Qualifications
(a) Each member of the City Council, in addition to having the other qualifications prescribed by law, shall meet the following requirements:
1. Shall be a qualified voter of the City of Ballinger.
2. Shall have resided in the City of Ballinger for at least one year next preceding his election.
3. Shall not hold any other public office of emolument except may be a notary public.
(b) If a member of the City Council should cease to possess any of these qualifications or shall be convicted of a felony, he shall immediately forfeit his office.