The City of Garland will hold a General Election for the Office of the Mayor and Districts 3, 6, 7, and 8 and a Special Election for an unfinished term in District 1 on May 1, 2021


Early voting dates and times:

April 19-23Monday-Friday8am to 5pm
April 24Saturday 8am to 5pm
April 25Sunday1pm to 6pm
April 26-27Monday-Tuesday7am to 7pm

Below is the current order for persons that have filed an application for a place on the May 1 General and Special (D1) election ballot: 

Scott LeMayMayor
Roel GarciaMayor
John Grimley
District 1
Angie WhitneyDistrict 1
Jeff Bass District 1
Ed MooreDistrict 3
Angela Graham-WestDistrict 3
PC MathewDistrict 3
Vicki Jackson-HighDistrict 3
Robert VeraDistrict 6
Dylan HedrickDistrict 7
Robert John Smith District 8

The following documents are required to file for a place on the ballot:

  • Application for place on ballot- Special Election - Only for District 1 Vacancy (Application filing period begins Feb 3 - Mar 1)
  • Petition(s)with correct number of valid signatures. Every person desiring to file for elective office with the city shall first present to the City Secretary a sufficient petition signed by a minimum of the following:
    • Petitions with 31 or more signatures from the citizens in your district for a Council office
  • Campaign Treasurer Appointment
  •  Disclosure Form (required by the City’s Ethics Ordinance)

Access a complete City Council Candidate Packet.   

For more information call 972-205-2404 or email the City Secretary's Office.

November 2, 2021 - Texas Constitutional Election

Future Dates as posted by the Texas Secretary of State