Qualifications and Forms

Qualifications for Elected Officials (Section 3.4, City of Cleburne Charter)


  • Shall possess the qualifications of an elector; and
  • Shall be a citizen of the United States; and   
  • Shall be a resident of the City for at least twelve (12) months prior to Election Day; and   
  • Shall not be in arrears in the payment of any taxes or other liability due the City

Any person desiring to have his or her name placed upon the official ballot for any election may do so by filing an Application For A Place On The Ballot with the City Secretary.  See information below for filing deadlines, office hours and necessary forms.

CITY CHARTER - SECTION 3.2: THE COUNCIL


  • The council persons and Mayor shall hold office two (2) years, respectively and until their successors are elected and have been qualified.
  • All general elections for mayor and city council members shall be held on such date as is prescribed by state law or city charter not in conflict herewith. Two (2) council persons and a mayor shall be elected for a two (2) year term each even-numbered year. Two (2) council persons shall be elected for a two (2) year term each odd-numbered year.
  • The City shall be divided into districts, with council members elected from their respective districts, and the Mayor elected at large.

GENERAL ELECTION FORMS:

   

NOTICE OF DEADLINE TO FILE APPLICATIONS FOR PLACE ON THE BALLOT


Notice is hereby given that applications for place on the ballot may be filed during the following time/locations: 
(Se da aviso por la presente que las solicitudes para un lugar en la boleta se pueden presentar durante el siguiente horario:) 

Filing Dates and Times:


(Fechas y Horario para Entregar Presentaciones) 

Start Date:    January 17, 2018         End Date:    February 16, 2018
(Fecha Inicio)  17 de enero de 2018; (Fecha Limite)  16 de febrero de 2018
 

  Address and Hours for filing applications for City of Cleburne Candidates:
(Dirección a fisica para presentar las solicitudes en persona para un lugar en la boleta:)

City Secretary’s Office                    Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm
La Secretaria de la Ciudad             Lunes - Viernes, 8:00am - 5:00pm
10 N. Robinson Street
Cleburne, Texas  76031

Address and Hours for filing applications for Cleburne ISD Candidates:
(Dirección a fisica para presentar las solicitudes en persona para un lugar en la boleta:)

Superintendent's Secretary                    Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 12:30pm, 1:30pm - 5:00pm
La Secretaria del Superintendente         Lunes - Viernes, 8:00am - 12:30pm, 1:30 - 5:00pm
505 N. Ridgeway Drive, Ste. 100
Cleburne, Texas  76033