May 1, 2021 - General Election Information

The City of DeSoto will hold a General Election on May 1, 2021 for Councilmember Place 6 and Councilmember Place 7.  For those who are interested, Candidate Packets are NOW available.  To request a Candidate Packet, please contact Kisha Morris-Perkins, City Secretary, at 972-230-9646 or email with your name, address and phone number.  Packets can either be emailed or a copy will be made available for pick up at the Jim Baugh Government Center (City Hall), 211 E. Pleasant Run Road, DeSoto, Texas.  

The filing period for DeSoto residents interested in filing for a place on the ballot is: Wednesday, January 13, 2021 through Friday, February 12, 2021.  Applications for Councilmember Place 6 and Councilmember Place 7 will not be accepted after Friday, February 12, 2021, at 5pm sharp.  Early voting by person appearance is scheduled to begin on Monday, April 19, 2021 and continue through Tuesday, April 27, 2021.  

If you have any questions regarding the May 1, 2021 General Election, please contact the City Secretary's Office at 972-230-9646.

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