The Southlake City Council will conduct a special meeting on Monday, May 19th for the purpose of canvassing the 2014 City Council election results and administering the oath of office to the the newly-elected candidates.
The meeting will take place at 5:30 p.m. in the Town Hall Council Chamber, 1400 Main Street. Mr. Shahid Shafi will be sworn in for Place 1 and Mr. Gary Fawks will be sworn in for Place 6.
On Tuesday May 20th the Council will hold a service celebration reception for Deputy Mayor Pro Tem and Place 6 Council member Pamela A. Muller and Place 1 Council member Martin Schelling. The reception will take place in the Town Hall Foyer starting at 5:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend.
Following the reception the Council will hold its May 20, 2014, Council meeting. The agenda for that meeting will be available Friday afternoon on the City’s website: CityofSouthlake.com.
Election Day is May 10, 2014. This is an opportunity for Southlake’s qualified, registered voters to vote for the purpose of electing persons to Places 1 and 6 on the City Council and school board trustees for the following districts: Keller ISD, Grapevine-Colleyville ISD, and Northwest ISD. The candidates in the Carroll ISD election were unopposed and therefore will not have an election.
There are four Southlake City Council Candidates running for office:
Southlake voters must go to their county precinct polling location on Election Day. The polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
In order to vote in the May 10, 2014 general election, a citizen must have registered to vote no later than April 10, 2014. Voters are required to present an approved form of photo identification in order to vote in all Texas Elections. Please click on appropriate links above to determine if you are registered to vote in your county.
Results will be available on the Denton and Tarrant County election websites after the polls close at 7:00 p.m. Questions regarding the May 10th election may be directed to the Southlake City Secretary’s office (817) 748-8016.
The Southlake City Secretary’s Office is now receiving applications for a place on the May 10, 2014 City Election ballot for City Council Places 1 and 6. Applications will be received during the business week, Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.
The last day to file for a place on the 2014 election ballot is February 28, 2014. Please see elections, candidate information and important dates on the City’s website (www.CityofSouthlake.com) for additional information.
Early voting begins April 28, 2014 and concludes on May 6, 2014. The City of Southlake is situated in two counties–Denton and Tarrant. Southlake residents may vote at any early voting location in the county in which they reside: Southlake Town Hall, 1400 Main Street, is an early voting location for Tarrant County residents; Trophy Club MUD – Svore Municipal Building, 100 Municipal Drive, Trophy Club is an early voting location for Denton County residents. Please check the City’s voting information page frequently as locations are subject to change.
On Saturday, May 10, 2014, qualified registered voters of the City of Southlake will cast their ballot for the purpose of electing city council members and school board trustees for the following districts: Carroll ISD, Grapevine-Colleyville, Keller ISD, and Northwest ISD.
Southlake voters must go to their county precinct polling location on Election Day. The City of Southlake is situated in two counties–Denton and Tarrant. Please click on appropriate link to determine if you are registered to vote.
As a reminder, voters are required to present an approved form of photo identification in order to vote in all Texas Elections.