City of Athens

Athens City Hall Administrative Offices
508 East Tyler Street
Athens, Texas 75751
Phone: (903) 675-5131
Fax: (903) 675-7562

GENERAL ELECTION MAY 6, 2017

INFORMATION

 

 

Notice of May 6, 2017 City of Athens General Election

View Sample Ballots

Early Voting Information

Early voting for the May 6 election will begin April 24 and end May 2.
Early voting will take place from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. except for the following:

April 24, 2017 - 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
May 1, 2017 - 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Early voting by personal appearance will be conducted at:

Henderson County Elections Center
201 E Larkin Street
Athens, Texas 75751

Public Notice of Test of Automatic Tabulating Equipment

 

 

 For Election questions please contact the City Secretary at bhambrick@athenstx.gov

 

The election for Mayor and City Council Member, Place 1 is held on odd numbered years and the election for City Council Member, Place 2, Place 3 and Place 4 is held on even numbered years.  All candidates for Athens City Council must meet the following requirements, as set forth in the Texas Election Code and City of Athens Charter:

Eligibility for Public Office (Texas Election Code, Title 9., Section 141.001, Eligibility for Public Office)

City of Athens Charter (Section 3.02, Qualifications)