2024 Election Information

May 4, 2024 General Election Information 

updated 02/26/2024

The City Secretary has certified the applications of the following candidates running for City Council Places 1 and 4.   A drawing to determine the order that candidate names will appear on the ballot will be held at 9am on Monday, February 26, 2024 in Conference Room D located in the Cedar Hill Government Center, 285 Uptown Blvd., Bldg. 100, Cedar Hill, TX 75104.  The results of the drawing are reflected below.  

 City Council Place 1

 Gerald Malone

Shirley Daniels 

City Council Place 2

Bertha Middlebrooks

Chad A. McCurdy

Order of Election 

On February 13, 2024, the City Council issued an Order of Election for the May 4, 2024 to elect City Council Places 1 and 4.  

The next City of Cedar Hill General Election will be held on Saturday, May 4, 2024.  

The following places are up for election:

  • Place 1
  • Place 4

Notice of Deadline to File an Application for Place on the Ballot

Application packets will be available for pick-up on January 5, 2024 in the City Secretary's Office, located on the 4th Floor of the Cedar Hill Government Center, 285 Uptown Blvd., Bldg. 100, Cedar Hill, TX 75104.     

The first day to file an application for a place on the ballot is January 17, 2024.  The deadline to file an application for a place on the ballot is 5pm on February, 16, 2024. 

Key dates and deadlines associated with the May 4, 2024 General Election.   Please click here for more information on the requirements to run for office. 

January 17, 2024

First Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot

February 16, 2024 (5pm)  

 

Last Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot 

February 20, 2024 (5pm) 

Last Day to File a Declaration of Write-in Candidacy 


April 4, 2024    

Last Day to Register to Vote


April 22, 2024    

First Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance


April 23, 2024   

Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail 

(Received, not Postmarked)


April 30, 2024   

Last Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance


May 4, 2024 

Election Day


May 4, 2024 (7pm) 

Last day to Receive Ballot by Mail


Voter Registration Information

Information can also be obtained from the County Elections Department for the county in which you reside:

Dallas County

Ellis County

Current City Council Members

NamePlaceTerm Expires
Stephen MasonMayorMay 2025
Alan E. Sims3 Mayor Pro Tem May 2025
Shirley Daniels1May 2024
Daniel C. Haydin, Jr.2May 2026
Chad A. McCurdy4May 2024
Gregory Glover5May 2025
Maranda Auzenne6May 2026

Candidate Eligibility Requirements 

  • Must be a United States Citizen.
  • Must be a registered voter on the date of the election.
  • A candidate must have been a resident of the state for 12 months and are resident of the City for 6 months preceding the deadline to file a candidate application.
  • Must be a minimum of 21 years of age.
  • Have not been determined by a final judgment of a court exercising probate jurisdiction to be totally mentally incapacitated; or partially mentally incapacitated without the right to vote.
  • Have not been finally convicted of a felony from which the person has not been pardoned or otherwise released from the resulting disabilities.
  • Must satisfy any other requirements prescribed by law for the office.
  • Candidates must be nominated by a petition per the City Charter and state law; petition must be signed by at least 25 registered voters of the City.
  • Application and Petition Forms must be filed together by the filing deadline.
  • Additional residency requirements for certain places per the City Charter. Click here for more information. 

Internet Posting Requirement for Political Subdivisions

Additional 2024 election Information 

March 5, 2024 - Primary Election

Key dates and deadlines associated with the March 5, 2024 Primary Election.

September 12, 2023

First day to file for a place on the Primary ballot for precinct chair candidates.


November 11, 2023

First day to file for all other candidates for offices that are regularly scheduled to be on the Primary ballot; first day for independent candidates to file declaration of intent.

December 11, 2023 

 

Filing deadline for primary candidates; filing deadline for independent candidates to file declaration of intent. (6 pm)


January 1, 2024

First day to apply for a ballot by mail using Application for a Ballot by Mail (ABBM) or Federal Postcard Application (FPCA).

February 5, 2024

Last Day to Register to Vote


February 20, 2024

First Day of Early Voting


February 23, 2024

Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail 


March 1, 2024

Last Day of Early Voting


March 5, 2024

Election Day


March 5, 2024 (7pm)Last day to Receive Ballot by Mail 

May 28, 2024 - Primary Run-Off Election

Key dates and deadlines associated with the May 28, 2024 Primary Run-Off Election.    

April 29, 2024 

Last Day to Register to Vote


May 20, 2024

First Day of Early Voting


May 17, 2024  

Last Day to Apply by Mail  (Received, not Postmarked)

May 24, 2024   

Last Day of Early Voting


May 28, 2024

Election Day


May 28, 2024

Last Day to Receive Ballot by Mail


November 5, 2024  - Constitutional Amendment Election

Key dates and deadlines associated with the November 5, 2024 Constitutional Amendment Election.

January 1, 2024

 

First Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail

July 20, 2024  

First Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot (Local Non-County Political Subdivisions Only) 

July 20, 2024   

First Day to File a Declaration of Write-in Candidacy (General Election for State and County Officers)

August 19, 2024   

Last Day to Order General Election or Special Election on a Measure

August 19, 2024 

 

Last Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot (Local Non-County Political Subdivisions Only) (5pm) 

August 19, 2024 

Last Day to File a Declaration of Write-in Candidacy (General Election for State and County Officers)

August 23, 2024    

Last Day to File a Declaration of Write-in Candidacy (Local Non-County Political Subdivisions Only)

October 7, 2024  

Last Day to Register to Vote

October 21, 2024 

First Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance

October 25, 2024 

Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail

(Received, not Postmarked)

November 1, 2024  

Last Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance

November 5, 2024

Election Day

November 5, 2024 

Last day to Receive Ballot by Mail


If you have questions, please contact the City Secretary at (972)-291-5100 ext. 1011 or via email at belinda.berg@cedarhilltx.com