Elections

The City of Richwood elections are handled by the City Secretary's office.   Please contact Karen Schrom or Linda Pace with any questions or comments.

 

On the ballot are the following three positions and proposition:

Mayor Clint Kocurek
Council, Position #2 Mark Guthrie
Melissa Blanks
Council, Position #3 Lauren LaCount
Jarrod Beaty

Proposition No. 1 - Reauthorization of the local sales and use tax in Richwood at the rate of 1/4% to continue providing revenue for maintenance and repair of municipal streets.

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May 2015 Elections Important Dates:

January 28 First day to file Application for City Council
February 27 Last day to file Application for City Council
April 27 First day of early voting
May 5 Last day of early voting
May 9 Election Day


 

Application for Place on the Ballot

Appointment of a Campaign Treasurer (Form CTA)

Form CTA Instruction Guide

Candidate/Officehodler Campaign Finance Report (Form C/OH)

Form C/OH Instruction Guide

This form is to be filed in the City Secretary's office on the dates specified on the form and calendar unless modified reporting is chosen.

For more information, please see these websites:

Secretary of State of Texas
Texas Ethics Commission

It is the duty of the candidate to become familiar with the laws that apply to campaigns for office. The City Secretary is responsible only for accepting and filing the various applications, affidavits, and statements, and noting the date and time of filing. Any questions regarding campaign finance reporting should be directed to the Texas Ethics Commission at 463-5800 or 800-325-8506. The City Secretary should not be expected to judge or comment upon the timeliness or sufficiency of reports filed. Please also note that these documents are public records and are open for inspection by any person. Copies of these forms and documents are available at City Secretary’s Office, 1800 Brazosport Blvd N., during regular business hours