City Council

Contact:

April Jackson

Palestine City Hall

504 N. Queen Street
Palestine, TX 75801

903-731-8400

Hours:
Monday - Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

RUNOFF ELECTION JUNE 18, 2022

  • Runoff Election is ordered to be held on June 18, 2022, to elect a Mayor
  • Early Voting by personal appearance will be conducted each weekday at City Hall, 504 N. Queen Street, Palestine, Texas, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. beginning on June 6, 2022, and ending on June 14, 2022, with extended hours between 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 7, 2022, and Tuesday, June 14, 2022
  • Election Day Voting will be conducted at City Hall, 504 N. Queen Street, Palestine, Texas, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. beginning on June 18, 2022
  • Applications for ballot by mail shall be mailed to: April Jackson, City Secretary, 504 N. Queen Street, Palestine, Texas, 75801, and must be received by mail no later than the close of business on June 7, 2022
  • SAMPLE BALLOT - Boleta Muestra

May 7, 2022 General & Special Election - 7 de mayo de 2022 Elección General & Especial

Unofficial Canvass - May 7, 2022 Election

Order of Election for Municipalities

Sample Ballots - Boleta Muestra

 - Sample Ballot for Districts 1, 2, 3, 4, & 6 (Boleta Muestra Distrito 1, 2, 3, 4, y 6)

 - Sample Ballot for District 5 (Boleta Muestra Distrito 5)

Early Voting - Votación Previa

Early Voting by personal appearance will be conducted each weekday at Anderson County Courthouse Annex, 703 N. Mallard, Suite 103b, Palestine, Texas:
- Monday, April 25, 2022, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
- Tuesday, April 26, 2022, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
- Wednesday, April 27, 2022, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
- Thursday, April 28, 2022, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
- Friday, April 29, 2022, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
- Monday, May 2, 2022, from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
- Tuesday, May 3, 2022, from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

La votación anticipada en persona se llevará a cabo durante la semana en el edificio de Anderson County Courthouse Annex, 703 N. Mallard, Suite 103b, Palestine, Texas:
- Lunes, 25 de abril de 2022, de 8:00 a.m. a 5:00 p.m.
- Martes, 26 de abril de 2022, de 8:00 a.m. a 5:00 p.m.
- Miercoles, 27 de abril de 2022, de 8:00 a.m. a 5:00 p.m.
- Jueves, 28 de abril de 2022, de 8:00 a.m. a 5:00 p.m.
- Viernes, 29 de abril de 2022, de 8:00 a.m. a 5:00 p.m.
- Lunes, 2 de mayo de 2022, de 7:00 a.m. a 7:00 p.m.
- Martes, 3 de mayo de 2022, de 7:00 a.m. a 7:00 p.m.

Election Day Polling Locations 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. - Lugares de Votación el Día de las Elecciones 7:00 a.m. a 7:00 p.m.

  • Freedom Fellowship Church, 125 Kickapoo Street
  • New Fellowship Christian Church, 1500 W. Reagan St.
  • Washington Early Childhood Center, 1020 Hamlett St. 
  • Westwood Jr. High School, 1801 Panther Dr. 
  • Palestine ISD Administrative Offices, 1007 E. Park Ave. 
  • Palestine High School, 1600 South Loop 256 

Special Election: Notice of Deadline to File an Application for a Place on the Ballot (Aviso de Fecha Limite Para Presentar una Solicitud para un Lugar en la Boleta) - click here to see Notice - last day to file March 7, 2022

General Election: Notice of Deadline to File an Application for a Place on the Ballot (Aviso de Fecha Limite Para Presentar una Solicitud para un Lugar en la Boleta) - click here to see Notice - last day to file February 18, 2022

Congratulations on your decision to become a candidate for elected office.  The attached materials will help you during the campaign process:

Candidate Packets will be available to pick up from City Hall on January 10, 2022

Election Forms

Please call the City Secretary's office if you have any questions.

Candidates - Candidatos

Mayor

  - Ava Harmon

  - Justin Florence

  - Alex Nemer

  - Mitchell Jordan

  -Vickey L. Chivers

District 5 (District 5)

  - Krissy Clark

  - Jason H. Chapman (officially withdrawn)

District 1 - Election Cancelled Unopposed Candidate February 28, 2022 Meeting

Sean Conner

District 3 - Election Cancelled Unopposed Candidate February 28, 2022 Meeting

Vickey L. Chivers

Palestine City Council - El Consejo Municipal de la Ciudad de Palestine

Mayor - Vacant (Term Expires May 2023)
District 1 - Vacant (Term Expires May 2022)
District 2 - Ava Harman (Term Expires May 2023)
District 3 - Vickey L. Chivers (Term Expires May 2022)
District 4 - Dustin Frazier (Term Expires May 2023)
District 5 - Krissy Clark (Term Expires May 2022)
District 6 - Justin Florence (Term Expires May 2023)