City Elections

The City Secretary is the Chief Election Official and is responsible for the administration of all city elections. The City of Hewitt conducts a general election on the first Saturday in May of each year. There are seven council members.  Each council member serves a two-year term. In 2019, Council Members from Ward 1, Ward 2,  Ward 3, and At-Large will be elected. More information will be provided in January 2019. For questions regarding city elections, call the City Secretary at 666-6171 or email.

Click on this link Election Ward Map to find out what ward you live in. To be qualified to run for a place on the ballot, one must live in the Ward that they wish to serve; however, registered voters who live in the city of Hewitt may vote for any and all positions on the ballot. 

For past election history, view the City of Hewitt Election Register.


SPECIAL ELECTION - NOVEMBER 6, 2018

The Hewitt City Council approved a resolution ordering a Special Election for the purpose of electing one person for a position to serve the unexpired term of the office Council Member, At-large.  The filing period begins July 30, 2018, and ends August 23, 2018. A candidate packet may be obtained at the link below. For specific inquiries, you may contact the City Secretary at 254-296-5602 for additional information. 

Candidate Filings
Resolution & Order
2018 Special Election - Candidate Packet
Notice of Drawing for Place on Ballot
Drawing - Order of Names on Ballot Results 
Notice of Special Election - November 6

Campaign Finance Reports

Under Texas Election Law Chapter 254 - Political Reporting, candidates, officeholders and specific-purpose committees are required to file their campaign finance reports with the City Secretary's Office. Per the State Election Code, Section 254.063 and 254.093, Semiannual Reporting Schedule for Candidate/Officeholder, contribution and expenditure reports are due with the Office of the City Secretary by 5 p.m., on their respective due date. For specific reporting requirements and filing deadlines, you can contact the Texas Ethics Commission at (512) 463-5800 or the Office of the City Secretary at 254-296-5602.

Reports Filed by Council Members and Candidates 30th Day Before Election

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