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The City Secretary administers all City elections in accordance with the laws of the State of Texas. The City conducts joint elections with the La Porte Independent School District and San Jacinto College.

The General Election for members of City Council is held annually on the second Saturday (May 10, 2014) in May.

Special elections are ordered by Council when needed. 

Those wishing to seek elected office should contact the City Secretary at 281-470-5019 as to candidate requirements, filing fees, and a schedule of the election process.