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Election Information

General Election May 5, 2018


The City of Drippings Springs is a Type A General Law City where the City Council Members and Mayor are elected at-large to serve two-year staggered terms.  Annual elections are held the first Saturday each May.  Qualifications for seats on the City Council are as follows:
  1. Mayor
    • Resident of the State of Texas for at least year prior to the filing for place on ballot deadline; and resident of the City of Dripping Springs for 12 months prior to election day
    • At least 18 years of age or older
    • Registered voter of the City of Dripping Springs by the filing deadline
  2. Council Member
    • Resident of the State of Texas for at least one year prior to filing deadline; and resident of the City of Dripping Springs for at least 6 months prior to the filing deadline
    • At least 18 years of age or older
    • Registered voter of the City of Dripping Springs by the filing deadline

The City of Dripping Springs will hold Municipal Elections for the Mayoral Seat and two Council Member Seats on May 5, 2018.  Municipal Elections for the City are conducted by the Hays County Elections Administrator.  Applications for Place on the Municipal Ballot can be obtained in the City Secretary's Office during regular business hours, or downloaded from the Texas Secretary of State's website.  Applications for Place on the Ballot must be submitted to the City Secretary in accordance with the posted Notice of Filing Period.

Voter Information

Voter Register Applications can be obtained in various State, County and Local Government offices.  Specifically, applications can be obtained at the following locations in the City of Drippings Springs:

  • City Hall - 511 Mercer Street, Dripping Springs, TX 78620
  • Dripping Springs Community Library - 501 Sportsplex Drive, Dripping Springs, TX 78620
  • Hays County Precinct 4 Substation - 195 Roger Hanks Parkway, Dripping Springs, TX 78620

Applications can also be downloaded here.

To be qualified to vote in the General Election for the City of Dripping Springs, your application must be received by the County Voter Registrar at least 30 days prior to the posted election date.  More information regarding Voting Registration, Absentee Voting, and Military and Overseas voting, can be found here.

INFORMATION REGARDING THE MAY 5, 2018 GENERAL ELECTION WILL BE POSTED HERE AS IT BECOMES AVAILABLE

City Election Notices - May 5, 2018 General Election

Notice of Filing Period

General Election Order

Notice of Cancellation of May 5, 2018 General Election - The May 5, 2018 General Municipal Election is cancelled due uncontested races for Mayor and City Council Member (2 seats).

 

 

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