Canvassing the Returns and Declaring the Results

General Election Results
General Election Results - Spanish
Special Election Results
Special Election Results - Spanish


Run-off Election - Saturday, June 16, 2018 

The City of Lancaster is holding a Run-off Election for the election of a Mayor at-large and a Councilmember for District 5 to fill an unexpired term ending May 2019.   

For more information, please contact the City Secretary's Office at 972-218-1310 or Email

Notice Ordering the June 16th Run-off Election

Ordering Notice
Ordering Notice - Spanish

Early Voting Information
Run-off Election Flyer

Lancaster Independent School District Election

General Election Information
Lancaster Independent School District

Upcoming Municipal Elections

The term of office for the Mayor and Council members is 3 years. Upcoming elections:
  • 2019 - Municipal Election for City Council Districts 1, 3, and 5
  • 2020 - Municipal Election for City Council Districts 2, 4, and 6

Qualifying for Office

Candidates for the office of Mayor and Council member must meet the following requirements:

  • Candidates must meet state requirements
  • Candidates must be qualified voter of the City of Lancaster
  • Candidate must have or will have resided in the City of Lancaster and the district (for council members) for a least 1 year immediately preceding the date of the municipal election.

Application, Forms, & Petition
 The following must be completed by the candidate:

  • Application for a place on the ballot
  • Declaration of residency forms
  • Prescribed petition form with 25 valid signatures - the signers of the petition must be residents qualified to vote in the district in which the candidate is seeking office

Candidate Packet Availability

The City Secretary’s Office makes available a candidate’s packet to acquaint candidates with applicable requirements for the City’s election. The candidate’s packet is not required in order to prepare to run for municipal office and is provided as a tool to assist those interested in running for municipal office.

For more information, contact the City Secretary's Office at 972-218-1310 or citysecretary@lancaster-tx.com