Election Information

The City of Garden Ridge holds a General Election annually on the first Saturday of May for the purpose of electing a Mayor and City Councilmembers. The Mayor and City Council positions are for two year terms.

Qualifications for Mayoral candidates (Local Gov’t Code § 22.032)

  • Must be a registered voter.
  • Must have resided in the State of Texas for at least the 12 months preceding the filing deadline.
  • Must have resided in the City of Garden Ridge for at least the 12 months preceding election day.

Qualifications for councilmember candidates (Local Gov’t Code § 22.032)

  • Must be a registered voter.
  • Must have resided in the State of Texas for at least the 12 months preceding the filing deadline.
  • Must have resided in the City of Garden Ridge for at least the 6 months preceding the filing deadline. (Texas Elec. Code, Section 1411(a); Brown v. Patterson, 609 SW 2nd 287)

NOTICES/POSTINGS - MAY 7, 2022 GENERAL ELECTION

2022 GENERAL ELECTION EARLY votING ROSTERS

DateVoting Information
April 7th, 2022
--Ballot by Mail
April 11th, 2022
--Ballot by Mail
April 13th, 2022
--Ballot by Mail
April 14th, 2022
--Ballot by Mail
April 18th, 2022
--Ballot by Mail
April 20th, 2022
--Ballot by Mail
April 21st, 2022
--Ballot by Mail
April 22nd, 2022
--Ballot by Mail
April 25th, 2022
In Person
Ballot by Mail
April 26th, 2022
In Person
No ballot by mail received
April 27th, 2022
In Person
No ballot by mail received
April 28th, 2022
In Person
Ballot by Mail
April 29th, 2022
In Person
Ballot by Mail
April 30th, 2022
In Person
No ballot by mail received
May 2nd, 2022
In Person
Ballot by Mail
May 3rd, 2022
In Person
No ballot by mail received
May 4th, 2022
--Ballot by Mail
May 5th, 2022
--Ballot by Mail
May 6th, 2022
--Ballot by Mail
May 7th, 2022
In Person
Ballot by Mail


2023 GENERAL ELECTION (future election)

  • January 18th - First Day for candidate to file an application for place on the ballot (Mayor, Place 2, and Place 3 will be on 2023 General Election Ballot). Candidate Packets will be available at City Hall and on this page starting January 17, 2023, and notary services are also available at City Hall. 
  • February 17th - Last Day for candidate to file an application for place on the ballot (must be received by 5:00 p.m.).
  • May 6th - Election Day (7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.).

Additional Resources

For additional information, contact City Secretary Marisa Spencer.