The City of Richardson City Council election is held every two years. The next election will be May 4, 2019. Election packets for prospective candidates for Mayor and Places 1 through 6 are available in the City Secretary’s office. The last day to file an application for a place on the ballot is Friday, Feb. 15 by 5 p.m. For further information, contact the City Secretary at 972-744-4290 or

Important dates for voters

  • Last day to register to vote, Thursday, April 4
  • First day of early voting, Monday, April 22
  • Last day of early voting, Tuesday, April 30
  • City Council election, Saturday, May 4