Notice of Election

ELECTION INFORMATION

Whether you have moved from a neighboring city or from another state, you must be a registered voter in order to vote in the City of Shavano Park. There are three precincts within the City of Shavano Park - Precinct 3075 /3176/ and 3196. 
Shavano Park Early Election and Election Day Vote Center Location: 
Shavano Park City Hall 900 Saddletree Court 
To Register to Vote visit
Bexar County Voter Registration.


Election Results will be provided by Bexar County Elections on Election night
         Municipal Elections/Elecciones Municipales
May 7th, 2022 City of Shavano Park, Texas Election Information
A General /Election in the City of Shavano Park, Texas for the purpose of electing three Alderman and to reauthorize the street maintenance sales tax at the rate of one-fourth of one percent to provide revenue for maintenance and repair of municipal streets. 

Una Elección General en la Ciudad de Shavano Park, Texas con el propósito de elegir a tres Concejales y reautorizar el impuesto sobre las ventas de mantenimiento de calles a una tasa de un cuarto del uno por ciento para proporcionar ingresos para el mantenimiento y reparación de calles municipales.

Bond Election
PROPOSITION A

“Shall the City Council of the City of Shavano Park, Texas be authorized, in accordance with applicable law, to issue and sell one or more series of general obligation bonds of the City, in the aggregate principal amount of not more than $10,000,000 with such series or issues of bonds, respectively, to mature serially or otherwise within not to exceed thirty years from their date and to be sold at such prices and bear interest at such rates (whether fixed, floating, variable, or otherwise, but in no case at a rate that exceeds the maximum rate per annum authorized by applicable law at the time of any such issuance), as shall all be determined within the discretion of the City Council, for the purpose of making permanent public improvements or for other public purposes, to wit: designing, demolishing, constructing, renovating, improving, reconstructing, restructuring and extending streets and thoroughfares and related land and right-of-way sidewalks, streetscapes, collectors, drainage, landscape, signage, acquiring lands and rights-of-way necessary thereto or incidental therewith, with priority given to the following street projects:
Bent Oak Dr.

Chimney Rock Ln.

Cliffside Dr.

End Gate Ln.

Fawn Dr.

Saddletree Rd.

Shavano Dr.

Wagon Trail Rd.

Windmill Rd.

Post Oak Way

Cul-de-sacs:  Elm Spring Ln., Honey Bee Ln., Hunters Branch, Hunters Branch South, Turkey Creek Rd.

De Zavala Rd.
and in providing for the above public improvements, the City Council shall have the option to (i) utilize other funds available for such purposes and (ii) abandon such indicated public improvements that are reliant, in part, on external sources of funding that (for  whatever  reason)  do  not  materialize  or  because  unforeseen changes in  fact  or circumstance make the anticipated expenditure no longer wise or necessary (as determined by the City Council), and after making due provision for the improvements listed above or determining that the public improvement project will not proceed for a reason heretofore described, the City Council may, in its discretion, use any excess funds for constructing, reconstructing, restructuring, and extending other streets and thoroughfares and related land and right-of-way sidewalks, streetscapes, collectors, drainage, landscape, signage, acquiring lands and rights-of-way necessary thereto or incidental therewith; and shall the City Council be authorized to levy and pledge, and cause to be assessed and collected, within the limitations prescribed by law, annual ad valorem taxes on all taxable property in the City sufficient to pay the annual interest and sinking fund to pay the bonds at maturity and to pay the costs of any credit agreements executed in connection with the bonds?”

PROPUESTA A

“¿Deberá autorizarse al Consejo Municipal de la Ciudad de Shavano Park, Texas, de acuerdo con la ley aplicable, a emitir y vender una o más series de bonos de obligación general de la Ciudad, por un monto principal total no mayor a $10,000,000, y tales series o emisiones de bonos, respectivamente, vencerán en serie o de otra forma en un plazo no mayor de treinta años a partir de su fecha y venderse a tales precios y devengar intereses a tales tasas (ya sean fijas, flotantes, variables o similares, pero bajo ningún caso a una tasa que exceda la tasa anual máxima autorizada por la ley aplicable al momento de la emisión), y se deberá determinar todo de acuerdo a la discreción del Consejo Municipal, con el propósito de hacer mejoras públicas permanentes o para otros fines públicos, a saber: diseñar, demoler, construir, renovar, mejorar, reconstruir, restructurar y ampliar calles y vías públicas, y terrenos relacionados y derecho de paso de banquetas, paisajes urbanos, colectores, drenaje, paisajismo, señalización, y adquisición de terrenos y de derechos de paso necesarios o relacionados con los mismos, dando prioridad a los siguientes proyectos de calles:

Bent Oak Dr.

Chimney Rock Ln.

Cliffside Dr.

End Gate Ln.

Fawn Dr.

Saddletree Rd.

Shavano Dr.

Wagon Trail Rd.

Windmill Rd.

Post Oak Way

Callejones sin salida:  Elm Spring Ln., Honey Bee Ln., Hunters Branch, Hunters Branch South, Turkey Creek Rd.

De Zavala Rd. 

y en la provisión de las mejoras públicas antes mencionadas, deberá el Concejo Municipal tener la opción de (i) utilizar otros fondos disponibles para dichos propósitos y (ii) abandonar las mejoras públicas indicadas que dependan, en parte, de fuentes externas de financiamiento que (por cualquier razón) no se materialicen o debido a que cambios imprevistos en los hechos o circunstancias hagan que los gastos anticipados ya no sean prudentes o necesarios (según lo determine el Concejo Municipal), y después de disponer lo necesario para las mejoras enumeradas anteriormente o determinar que el proyecto de mejora pública no procederá por alguna razón hasta ahora descrita, el Concejo Municipal puede, a su discreción, hacer uso de cualquier fondo excedente para construir, reconstruir, restructurar y ampliar otras calles y vías públicas, y terrenos relacionados y derecho de paso de banquetas, paisajes urbanos, colectores, drenaje, paisajismo, señalización, adquisición de terrenos y de derechos de paso necesarios o relacionados con los mismos; y deberá autorizarse al Concejo Municipal para imponer y comprometer, y hacer que se calculen y recauden, dentro de las limitaciones prescritas por la ley, impuestos anuales inmobiliarios sobre toda propiedad gravable en la Ciudad de manera suficiente para pagar el interés anual y el fondo de amortización para pagar los bonos a su vencimiento y pagar los costos de cualquier contrato crediticio celebrado en conexión con los bonos?”
Date of Next of Next Officer Election:
Saturday, May 7, 2022
Location of Next Officer Election: City of Shavano Park City Hall
900 Saddletree Court

Shavano Park, Texas 78231 210-493-3478
citysecretary@shavanopark.org

VOTER DATES To REMEMBER

Monday, April 25 - Tuesday, May 3, 2022: Early voting dates by personal appearance.
Tuesday, April 25, 2022: Last day to receive an application by mail for a ballot to be voted by mail (by close of business).  Applications will only be received by the Bexar County Election Office.

Wednesday, May 4, 2022: Last day to receive an application to cancel mail ballot that has not arrived at the address on the carrier-envelope. Contact the  Bexar County Election Office for questions. 

Candidate Eligibility Requirements:
1. Must be United States citizen.

2. Must be a registered voter on the date of election.
3. 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.
4. Must be 18 years of age or older on the first day of the term to be filled at the election.
5. Has not been determined mentally incompetent by a final court of judgment.
6. Has not been finally convicted of a felony from which the candidate has not been pardoned or otherwise.
7. Must satisfy any other eligibility requirements prescribed by law.

Deadline to File Candidate Application
February 18, 2022 by 5:00 p.m.

Notice and Record of Meeting of Political Subdivision’s Governing Body
(If Applicable to Political Subdivision):
City Council Meeting Agendas and Minutes are posted to the City’s website at the following link:

Minutes are posted to the City’s website at the following link:
https://www.shavanopark.org/departments/city_council_agenda_minutes_archives.php

Oficiales Electos de la Subdivisión Política/Año en que Expira el Mandato del Oficial Electo:
Alcalde: Bob Werner, 2023

Alcalde Pro Tem: Maggi Kautz, 2022
Alderman: Albert Aleman, 2023
Alderman: Pete Miller, 2023
Alderman: Konrad Kuykendall, 2022
Alderman: Lee Powers, 2022

Fecha de la Próxima Elección de Oficial:
900 Saddletree Court.

Shavano Park, Texas 78231 210-493-3478
citysecretary@shavanopark.org

Requisitos de Elegibilidad del Candidato:
DEBE ser ciudadano de los Estados Unidos.

​DEBE tener al menos 18 años de edad o más el comienzo del término cumplido en la elección. 
DEBE ser un votante registrado de la ciudad de Shavano Park a partir de la fecha límite de presentación.
DEBE haber residido continuamente en Texas durante doce (12) meses y en la ciudad durante seis (6) meses inmediatamente antes de la fecha límite de presentación. 
NO DEBE de haber sido condenado de un delito grave (a menos que sea indultado o liberado de otra manera de las discapacidades resultantes.
DEBE satisfacer cualquier otro requisito prescrito por la ley para el cargo.

Fecha Límite Para Presentar la Solicitud de Candidato:
18 de febrero de 2022 antes de las 5:00 p.m. 
Las agendas y las actas de las reuniones del Concejo Municipal se publican en el sitio web de la ciudad en el siguiente enlace:

Las actas se publican en el sitio web de la Ciudad en el siguiente enlace:
                              
For voter registration questions, please call 210-335-6625 or go to the website listed below.

Applications for a ballot by mail can be obtained by contacting the Bexar County Elections Department at 210-335-0362 or at the website listed at the bottom of this page.
For additional information, please contact the Bexar County Elections Department at:

https://www.org/1568/Elections-Department
1103 S. Frio, Suite 100, San Antonio, Texas 78207
210-335-8683
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 7, 2022.
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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