PREPARATIONS BEGIN FOR MAY 4TH
CITY COMMISSION GENERAL ELECTION
The 2019 City Commission General Election will be held Saturday, May 4th. Ennis voters will go to the polls to elect a Commissioner from Ward 3 and a Commissioner from Ward 5 for three-year terms.
City qualifications for candidacy include: must be 18 years of age; must be a Unites States citizen; must be a qualified voter of the City; must be free from all debts and taxes due to the City; and must have resided within the City limits for at least two (2) years. The first official day to file an application for a place on the ballot is Wednesday, January 16th. The application deadline is 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 15th. Election packets are available in the City Secretary’s office.
All registered voters in Ward 3 and Ward 5 may vote for their respective candidates. Anyone not currently registered to vote has until April 4th to register in order to cast a ballot in the May 4th election. Voter registration applications may be obtained at City Hall.
Questions concerning voter registration should be directed to the Ellis County Voter Registration Department at (972) 825-5195. Additional information regarding the upcoming election may be obtained by contacting Angie Wade, City Secretary at (972) 875-1234 ext. 2236.