Where Living on the Water is a way of Life
Upcoming Council Election:
A General Election will be conducted on May 2, 2020 for the purpose of electing a Mayor, currently held by Daniel S. Konyha, one (1) Alderman for Place 1, currently held by Bob Althaus, and one (1) Alderman for Place 5, currently held by James L. Cook, III, to the City Council for two year terms.
In accordance with State law, the City Secretary's Office will accept applications from qualified persons interested in running for City Council during the "filing period."
State law identifies the filing period as:
First day to file for place on ballot - January 15, 2020
Last day to file for place on ballot - February 14, 2020
Last day to file a declaration of write-in candidacy - February 18, 2020 at 5 p.m.
During the "filing period", qualified persons may file as a candidate between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Thursday and Friday 8 a.m. until noon (except Friday Feb. 14th, office will be open for filing until 5:00 p.m.) at the City Secretary's Office at City Hall, 2929 HWY 6, STE 100, Bayou Vista, TX 77563.
If you have any questions, please contact the City Secretary's Office at 409-935-8348 or the Texas Ethics Commission at 512-463-5800.
*SEE THE ELECTIONS PAGE FOR MORE INFORMATION*