ELECTION INFORMATION

Welcome to the City of Shavano Park!

Whether you have moved from a neighboring city or from another state, you must be a registered voter in order to vote in e City of Shavano Park.  There are three precincts within the City of Shavano Park - Precinct 3075 /3176/ and 3196 To Register to Vote visit Bexar County Voter Registration.
ELECTION - CANDIDATE QUALIFICATIONS FOR CITY COUNCIL 
Must be United States citizen.
Must be a registered voter on the date of election.
Have resided continuously in the state for 12 months and in the city for six months immediately preceding  the deadline for filing an application for a place on the ballot.
Must be 18 years of age or older on the first day of the term to be filled at the election.
Has not been determined mentally incompetent by a final judgment of a court.
Has not been finally convicted of a felony from which the candidate has not been pardoned or otherwise.
Must satisfy any other eligibility requirements prescribed by law.
IMPORTANT DATES FOR THE MAY 1, 2021 GENERAL ELECTION 
January 13, 2021 ---First day to apply for place on the ballot
January 18, 2021 - -City Offices will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King's Birthday
February 12, 2021 - Last day to apply for a place on the ballot
April 1, 2021     -----Last Day to Register to vote
May 1, 2021 - Election Day. Polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. 

MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS
The City of Shavano Park City Council election is held on the first Saturday in May of each year.  The next City Council election will be held Saturday, May 1, 2021.
HB 305 -Internet Posting Requirements for Political Subdivisions
On September 1, 2019, House Bill 305 became effective.  This bill requires that a political subdivision with the authority to impose a tax, that maintained a publicly accessible internet website at any time on or after January 1, 2019, be required to post on its website the following information:
1.  The political subdivision's contact information , including a mailing address, telephone number, and e-mail address; 
2. Each elected officer of the political subdivision; 
3. The date and location of the next election for officers of the political subdivision; 
4. The requirements and deadline for filing for candidacy of each elected office of the political subdivision which shall be continuously posted for at least one year before the election for the office;
Pursuant to HB305, you can find that information in the links below:
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