May 6, 2023 General Election

The May 6, 2023 General Election will be for positions: Mayor; Council Member, Position 2; and Council Member, Position 4.


To be eligible to be a candidate for, or elected or appointed to, a public elective office, a person must:

  1. be a United States citizen;
  2. be 18 years of age or older on the first day of the term to be filled at the election or on the date of appointment, as applicable;
  3. have not been determined by a final judgment of a court exercising probate jurisdiction to be:
    • totally mentally incapacitated; or
    • partially mentally incapacitated without the right to vote;
  4. have not been finally convicted of a felony from which the person has not been pardoned or otherwise released from the resulting disabilities;
  5. have resided continuously in the state for 12 months and in the territory from which the office is elected for six months immediately preceding the date of the regular filing deadline for a candidate’s application for a place on the ballot; and
  6. on the date described by the preceding item “5)”, be registered to vote in the territory from which the office is elected.
  7. satisfy any other eligibility requirements prescribed by law for the office. 


First Day to Apply for Ballot by MailSaturday, January 1, 2023
First Day to File for a Place on the General Election BallotWednesday, January 18, 2023
Last Day to Order General Election or Special Election on a MeasureFriday, February 17, 2023
Last Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot Friday, February 17, 2023 at 5:00 p.m.
Last Day to Register to VoteThursday, April 6, 2023
First Day of Early Voting by Personal AppearanceMonday, April 24, 2023  
Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail
(Received, not Postmarked)
Tuesday, April 25, 2023
Last Day of Early Voting by Personal AppearanceTuesday, May 2, 2023
Last day to Receive Ballot by MailSaturday, May 6, 2023 (Election Day) at 7:00 p.m.

Find additional election-related dates and information at

Helpful  Links

The 2023 Candidate Packet 

Texas Secretary of State - Elections Division

Texas Ethics Commission

Brazoria County Clerk’s - Elections Division

Brazoria County Voting Precinct Maps (Mapas De Precintos De Votación

  1. Frances Aguilar, TRMC MMC

    City Secretary

  2. Michelle Perez, TRMC

    Deputy City Secretary