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Fort Bend County
City of Missouri City
News Release
Friday, July 21, 2017

REMINDER: City General Election Is Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017;

Applications for Place on the Ballot  Accepted July 22 – Aug. 21

In accordance with the Texas Election Code, the City will hold a General Election on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. The following Missouri City Council Member positions will be on the 2017 Ballot:

    • Councilmember District A
    • Councilmember District B
    • Councilmember District C
    • Councilmember District D

The term of office for these positions is two years—November 2017 to November 2019.

Applications for a place on the City’s Texas General Election ballot may be filed during the following time to the City Secretary:

  • Start Date & Time: July 22, 2017 (City offices are closed on Saturday, July 22, and Sunday, July 23. Applications will be accepted the next regular business date on Monday, July 24, 2017 at 8 a.m.)
  • End Date & Time: Monday, Aug. 21, 2017 at 5 p.m.

During the Oct. 17, 2016 Regular City Council Meeting, Councilmembers voted 4-3 to approve a resolution that moves the City’s general elections from May to November. The adopted resolution in full may be viewed here

Information regarding the filing dates for candidates, polling locations, early voting and future election dates may be found on the City’s website via this link: Residents who live in the Harris County portion of the City may utilize the City website for election polls information.

For additional information or questions regarding the City’s Municipal General Election, please contact the City Secretary’s office at 281.403.8500.

For more information about Missouri City, please watch the City website:, like us on Facebook—fb/MissouriCityTX, follow us on Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat—@MissouriCityTX and watch Missouri City Television (Ch. 16 on Comcast and Ch. 99 on AT&T U-verse).

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