Elections for Directors
Next Director Election Date: May 6, 2023.
First Day to file an application for a place on the ballot: Wednesday, January 18, 2023.
Deadline to file an application for a place on the ballot: Friday, February 17, 2023 at 5:00 p.m.
The location(s) of the election will be posted upon determination.
For more information on election dates, please visit the Secretary of State website, Elections Division at: https://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/index.shtml
HCWCID 1 Order Calling Directors Election 2023
Notice of Deadline to File Applications for Place on Ballot
For interested candidates:
To run for election to the District’s Board of Directors and have your name on the Ballot, you must file an application for a place on the Ballot by the filing deadline. Please contact the District’s office for more information and instructions on obtaining an application for a place on the ballot.
To be qualified to serve as a Director, a person shall be at least 18 years old, a resident citizen of the State of Texas, and either own land subject to taxation in the district or be a qualified voter within the district. Texas Water Code 51.072. Additionally, a person must be a United States citizen, must not be declared by a court as mentally incapacitated without the right to vote, and must not be convicted of a felony from which the person has not been pardoned. Texas Election Code 141.001.
There are certain disqualifications of Directors, please see Texas Water Code 49.052.