City of Fredericksburg Elections
Welcome to the City of Fredericksburg City Secretary’s Election page. The following information is provided to guide voters and potential candidates through the election process.
City Secretary’s Office Election Role
The City Secretary’s Office is responsible for managing and conducting the City of Fredericksburg’s municipal elections. The Office is also responsible for providing local candidates, local officeholders, and specific-purpose committees access to applications, forms, deadlines, reports and other documents related to election information. The Office is also responsible for meeting all legal requirements and notifying voters of upcoming elections. The City may contract a particular election with the Gillespie County Election Administrator to conduct election voting, but the authority with whom required election documents are filed and required notices remain with the City Secretary’s Office. The Office also preserves the required documents in accordance with the State of Texas Library and Archive Commission Retention Schedule.
City of Fredericksburg May 7, 2022 General Election
|Description||Deadline or Timeframe|
|Deadline to post candidate requirements (Required Notice)||Friday, May 7, 2021|
|Deadline to Post Notice of Candidate Filing Deadline||Monday, December 20, 2021|
|First day to apply for a ballot by mail using Application for a Ballot by Mail (ABBM) or Federal Post Card Application (FPCA).||Saturday, January 1, 2022|
|First Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot||Wednesday, January 19, 2022|
|Last Day to Order General Election or Special Election on a Measure||Friday, February 18, 2022|
|Last Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot||Friday, February 18, 2022 at 5:00 p.m.|
|Last Day to File a Declaration of Write-in Candidacy||Tuesday, February 22, 2022|
|Last Day to Register to Vote||Thursday, April 7, 2022|
|First Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance||Monday, April 25, 2022|
|Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail (Received, not Postmarked)||Tuesday, April 26, 2022|
|Last Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance||Tuesday, May 3, 2022|
|Last day to Receive Ballot by Mail||Saturday, May 7, 2022 (Election Day) at 7:00 p.m. if carrier envelope is not postmarked, OR Monday, May 9, 2022 (next business day after Election Day) at 5:00 p.m. if carrier envelope is postmarked by 7:00 p.m. at the location of the election on Election Day (unless overseas or military voter deadlines apply)|
For additional questions contact Shelley Goodwin, City Secretary
(830)997-7521 or email@example.com
126 W. Main Street, Fredericksburg, Texas 78624
For Federal, State, and County Elections see Gillespie County Election Administrators website.
See the Register to Vote tab.
Future Uniform Election Dates
There are several rules regarding political advertising and political signs. Below are the different rules and regulations that candidates and specific-purpose committees must follow.
City of Fredericksburg (click here)
Texas Department of Transportation (click here)
Texas Ethics Commission (click here)