Election/Elección

City of Missouri City 

Special Charter Election

During the October 17, 2016 Regular City Council meeting, Councilmembers voted 4-3 to approve a resolution that moved the City's general elections from May to November.  The adopted resolution in full may be viewed here

In accordance with the Texas Election Code, the City of Missouri City will hold a Special Election on May 1, 2021 as approved by City Council on February 1, 2021.

For additional information or if you have any questions regarding the City of Missouri City Elections, please contact Maria Jackson, City Secretary.

General Elections

In accordance with the Texas Election Code, the City of Missouri City will hold a General Election in November.

Positions on the November 2, 2021 Ballot: 

  • Councilmember, District A
  • Councilmember, District B
  • Councilmember, District C
  • Councilmember, District D

The Notice of Deadline to File Applications for a Place on the Ballot will be posted to this page in June 2021 with the July and August filing dates and times.

Positions on the November 8, 2022 Ballot: 

  • Mayor
  • Councilmember At-Large, Position 1
  • Councilmember At-Large, Position 2

The Notice of Deadline to File Applications for a Place on the Ballot will be posted to this page in June 2022 with the July and August filing dates and times.

Important Election Dates

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Frequently asked questions 

What is the signature requirement and candidate filing fee to run for the Mayor or City Councilmember seats?

The City of Missouri City has no signature requirement or candidate filing fee to run for any elected position.

When will the election packet be made available to the public? 

The election packet will be posted to this election page in June or early July of each election year. 

To whom do I file my candidate application to?

City of Missouri City general election candidate appliations are filed with the City Secretary.  

When can I file my candidate application? 

The notice of deadline to file applications for a place on the ballot will be posted to this election page with the July and August filing dates and times.  The Secretary of State's important dates may also be accessed from here

Due to the pandemic, are there alternatives to filing my candidate application? 

Candidate applications may also be filed by mail (Attention: City Secretary, 1522 Texas Parkway, Missouri City, 77489), fax (281-403-8527), or email (CSO@missouricitytx.gov).  The application may be viewed from here.  If sent by mail, the application must be received no later than the last day candidate applications may be received by the City Secretary. 

When may candidate political signs be posted throughout Missouri City? 

The state, county, city and other governmental entities hold several elections throughout the year.  A political sign placed solely for and relating to a public election shall be placed not earlier than the 30th calendar day before early voting. 

When must candidate political signs be removed throughout Missouri City? 

A political sign shall be removed not later than the third calendar day after the election date. 

In the event there is a runoff election, the runoff election candidates political signs may continue to stay posted and must be removed not later than the third calendar day after the runoff election.  

Where can citizens report concerns about signage?

Questions or concerns regarding sign placement must be reported to the City’s Code Enforcement Division using SeeClickFix.

For additional information or if you have any questions regarding the City of Missouri City Elections, please contact Maria Jackson, City Secretary.

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City of Missouri City 

Official Results for the 

December 12, 2020 Special Runoff Election


MayorTotal Percentage
Robin J. Elackatt5,62652.37%
Yolanda Ford5,12047.63%

Robin J. Elackatt has won the Mayoral race.

Councilmember At Large Position #2TotalPercentage
Chris Preston4,28640.59%
Lynn Clouser6,27459.41%

Lynn Clouser has won the Councilmember At Large Position #2 race.

Order 20-08: Canvassing Returns of the Special Runoff Election 

For more detailed information of the precinct by precinct results, please visit the election page for Fort Bend County, contact the City Secretary at 281-403-8500 or by email.

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City of Missouri City 

Official Results for the 

November 3, 2020 General and Special Election


MayorTotalPercent
Fred G Taylor6,73620.88%
Robin J. Elackatt9,900   29.80%
Yolanda Ford16,584  49.92%

Runoff Election will be held on December 12, 2020 with Robin J. Elackatt and Yolanda Ford.

Councilmember At Large Position #1TotalPercent
Vashaundra Edwards15,104   50.97%
Reginald Pearson14,531    49.03%

Vashaundra Edwards has won the Councilmember At Large Position #1 race.

Councilmember At Large Position #2TotalPercent
Chris Preston13,006    42.61%
James Mable3,454 11.32%
Lynn Clouser14,060    46.07%

Runoff Election will be held on December 12, 2020, with Chris Preston and Lynn Clouser. 

Proposition A: Adoption of the fire fighters’ and police officers’ civil service law.TotalPercent
For27,304    81.97%
Against6,004    18.03%

Proposition A has passed.

Order 20-07: Canvassing Returns of the General Election

For more detailed information of the precinct by precinct results, please visit the election pages for Fort Bend County and Harris County or contact the City Secretary at 281-403-8500 or by email.