General Elections

The City of Timpson holds annual elections on the May uniform election date (first Saturday in May).

Election Information:  The City Council is made up of six members (Mayor and five councilmembers).  All councilmembers are elected "at large."  All office holders for city elective office shall meet the requirements for public office prescribed by state and federal law​​.  They must be registered voters, residing within the city limits for at least one year prior to the election and be at least 21 years of age by the date of the election.         ​

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2022 City of Timpson General Election
​NOTICE OF ELECTION

​Notice is Hereby Given by the City of Timpson, that at the close of business on the seventy-fourth day before election day, there are four candidates for the City positions for City of Timpson, Texas including candidates filing affidavits of intent to be write-in candidates,, therefore the election is to be held May 7, 2022.
The following candidates for City Council are :
​1. George Grace (2-year term)    2. Teri Alexander, Incumbent (2-year term) - Elected   3. Judd "Tuff" Green (2-year term) 
​4. Kenny Walker, Incumbent (2-year term) - Elected                   Mayor:  Debra P. Smith, Unopposed​
Election Identifications Certificate (EIC) Now Required for Texas Voters
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The Texas Election Code 631(b) requires a photo ID in order to vote in Texas. The Texas Transportation Code, Chapter 521A and 37 Texas Administration Code, Sections 15.181-185, authorizes DPS to issue Election Identification Certificates. Please click on the links below for additional information and the application form.

Election Identifications Certificate (EIC) Now Required for Texas Voters

Application for Texas Election Certificate (DL-14C)

For 2020-2022 Election dates & information go to http://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections or contact theCity Secretary.
2022 City of Timpson General Election
Important Dates:
December 20, 2021         Post Notice of Candidate Filing                                                April 26, 2022          Last day to apply for ballot by mail
January 1, 2022               First day to apply for a ballot by mail                                       May 3, 2022             Last day of Early voting by 
January 19, 2022             First day to file for a place on the General Election Ballot                                        Personal Appearance
February 18, 2022           Last day to file for a place on the General Election Ballot       May 7, 2022             Election Day; Last day to receive​
February 22, 2022           Last day to file a Declaration of Write-in Candidacy                                                 ballot by mail
April 7, 2022                   Last day to register to vote
April 25, 2022                ​ First day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance​
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