Bellaire Election Information

2020 Charter Amendment Election

City of Bellaire, PROPOSITION A

Choice (Vote for 1) Votes Percent
FOR 5,117 50.62%
AGAINST 4,992 49.38%
Total 10,109

City of Bellaire, PROPOSITION B

Choice (Vote for 1) Votes Percent
FOR 4,843 47.77%
AGAINST 5,295 52.23%
Total 10,138

City of Bellaire, PROPOSITION C

Choice (Vote for 1) Votes Percent
FOR 4,958 49.18%
AGAINST 5,124 50.82%
Total 10,082

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November 2, 2021 General Election

Positions on the November 2, 2021 Ballot:

Mayor

Council Member, Position No. 1

Council Member, Position No. 3

Council Member, Position No. 5

Term of Office

The term of office for the position of mayor is two years from January 3, 2022, to January 8, 2024.

The term of office for the position of council member is four years from January 3, 2022, to January 5, 2026.

Notice of Deadline to File Applications for a Place on the Ballot

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.

 


 

November 7, 2023 General Election

Positions on the November 7, 2023 Ballot:

Mayor

Council Member, Position No. 2

Council Member, Position No. 4

Council Member, Position No. 6

Term of Office

The term of office for the position of mayor is two years from January 8, 2024, to January 5, 2026.

The term of office for the position of council member is four years from January 8, 2024, to January 3, 2028.

Notice of Deadline to File Applications for a Place on the Ballot

The Notice of Deadline to File Applications for a Place on the Ballot will be posted to this page in June 2023 with the July and August filing dates and times.


 

Candidate Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible to be a candidate for, or elected, to office as mayor or a council member of the City of Bellaire, Texas, a person must:

(1)          Be a United States citizen;

(2)          Be twenty-one (21) years of age or older on the first day of the term to be filled at the election;

(3)          Have not been determined mentally incompetent by a final judgment of a court;

(4)          Have not been finally convicted of a felony from which the person has not been pardoned or otherwise released from the resulting disabilities;

(5)          Have resided continuously in the State of Texas and within the corporate limits of the City of Bellaire for 12 months immediately preceding the filing deadline of the regular election; and

(6)          Be a qualified, registered voter of the State of Texas, County of Harris.