May 7, 2022 General & Special Election
LOCATION POLLING PLACE INFORMATION
TO VOTE IN THE CITY OF ANGLETON MAY 7, 2022 GENERAL & SPECIAL ELECTION, ANGLETON RESIDENTS MUST CAST THEIR BALLOT AT THE EAST ANNEX
Angleton East Annex (Old Walmart), 1524 E. Mulberry, Angleton
Days and Hours of Operation:
April 25-29, 2022 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
April 30, 2022 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM
May 2-3, 2022 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM
May 7, 2022 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM
MAY 7, 2022 SPECIAL ELECTION
The City of Angleton adopted a home rule charter in 1967, still in place today.
The City Charter defines the organization, powers and functions of city government and is the most important legal document of the City, comparable to the constitutions of the United States and State of Texas.
The Angleton City Council has called for a City Charter Amendment election May 7, 2022, that will include 81 amendments. The following information details the proposed amendments and the language, if approved.
The Charter Amendment Guide can be found here. This guide will give you the ballot language and the new proposed charter language.
The Voting Booth Checklist can be found here. Use this checklist to track how you want to vote on each amendment. You can bring this page into the voting booth.
The current City Charter can be found here.
The City of Angleton General Election and Charter Amendment Election SAMPLE Ballots:
MAY 7, 2022 GENERAL ELECTION
The next General Election will be on Saturday, May 7, 2022. Filing for a place on the ballot is set by state statute and will run from Wednesday, January 19, 2022 to Friday, February 18, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. Positions for election in 2022 are Council Member, Position 1; Council Member Position 3 and Council Member Position 5.
City Council, Position 1
1. Eric Brown
2. Andrew Heston
3. Christiene Daniel
City Council, Position 3
1. John Wright
City Council, Position 5
1. Mark Gongora
2. Blaine Smith
3. William Burton
Texas Election Code Section 141.040 requires the City to post a
2022 IMPORTANT DATES
Find additional election-related dates and information at https://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/index.shtml
To be eligible to be a candidate for, or elected or appointed to, a public elective office, a person must:
- be a United States citizen;
- 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;
- 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;
- have not been finally convicted of a felony from which the person has not been pardoned or otherwise released from the resulting disabilities;
- 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
- on the date described by the preceding item “5)”, be registered to vote in the territory from which the office is elected.
- satisfy any other eligibility requirements prescribed by law for the office.