Election Information

MAY GENERAL ELECTION

A general, local election will be held each year in May to fill vacancies for City Council.  At times, special elections may be held in November.

The local election is scheduled for Saturday, May 2, 2020 for Places 1, 3 and 5 of City Council.  Candidates are elected to a two-year term of office.

Applications for place on the ballot will be accepted beginning on January 2020 and ending on February 2020.  Please return your application to be placed on the ballot to the City Secretary's Office located at 105 N. 4th Street, Gunter, TX 75058.

Applications must be picked up in person at City Hall, 105 North 4th Street, Gunter, TX 75058.

CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS

The City of Gunter operates under a council-manager form of government for the day-to-day operations of the city.  The policy and direction of the city is set by the Mayor and four Council Members who are elected at-large for two-year staggered terms.

Terms for the City Council  expire as follows

Mayor and Place No. 2 and 4- May 2021

Place No. 1, 3 and 5 - May 2020

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