The City of Schertz will be holding its General Election on November 2, 2021 for the purpose of electing Council Members in Place 6 and Place 7 for a three-year term, from November 2021 to November 2024.
Any candidate desiring to have his or her name on the Official Ballot shall file with the City Secretary an application in writing in the form prescribed by the Texas Election Code declaring themselves a candidate. The filing date is no sooner than July 17, 2021, (but since the 17th falls on a Saturday and city offices are closed) the date moves to Monday, July 19, 2021) and no later than Monday, August 16, 2021, by 5:00 p.m.
Qualifications for candidacy include: must have attained the age of eighteen or older on the first day of the term of office applied for, be a registered voter of the City of Schertz, and have been a resident of the City of Schertz for at least twelve consecutive months immediately preceding the deadline for filing for an application for a place on the ballot.
The Candidate packet is available in the City Secretary’s office at 1400 Schertz Parkway, Building 2, or it can be found on the Election Information page. Should you have any questions, please contact the City Secretary’s office at (210) 619-1030.