May 4, 2024 Joint General and Special Elections

Candidate Positions up for Election:

     Mayor, Councilmember Place 1, and Councilmember Place 3 

Voting Schedule

Early Voting

  • Monday, April 22 through Friday, April 26, 2024 | 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Saturday, April 27 | 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Monday, April 29 and Tuesday, April 30, 2024 | 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM     

Election Day

  • Saturday, May 4, 2024 | 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Voting Location:

(You may vote at ANY Voting Center in Ellis County.  For a list of locations, go to the Ellis County Website

Early and Election Day Voting Centers:

  • Red Oak Municipal Center (Pitts Room), 200 Lakeview Parkway, Red Oak, TX 75154
  • Ellis County Womans Building (Davis Hall), 407 W. Jefferson Street, Waxahachie, TX 75165

Election Notices

Important 2024 Election Dates:       

  • December 18, 2023 - Deadline to post notice of candidate filing deadline
  • January 1, 2024 – First day to apply for a ballot by mail
  • January 17, 2024 – First day to file for a place on the General Election ballot
  • February 16, 2024 – Last day to file for a place on the General Election ballot and Last day to Order General Election or Election on a Measure
  • April 4, 2024 – Last Day to register to vote
  • April 23, 2024 – Last Day to apply for ballot by mail (Received, not postmarked)
  • April 22-26, 2024 – Early Voting – 8AM-5PM at Vote Center Locations
  • April 27, 2024 - Early Voting - 8AM-4PM at Vote Center Locations
  • April 29 & 30, 2024 – Early Voting – 7AM-7PM at Vote Center Locations
  • May 4, 2024 – Last Day to Receive Ballot by Mail (by 7:00 p.m. if envelope NOT postmarked); May 6, 2024 –  Last Day to Receive Ballot by Mail (by 5:00 p.m. if envelope is postmarked)
  • May 4, 2024 – Election Day at Vote Center Locations - 7AM-7PM