(February 3, 2012) Candidates interested in running for Frisco City Council may file for a place on the May 2012 ballot beginning Monday, February 6 at 8 a.m. The last day to file for Frisco City Council is Monday, March 5, 2012 at 5 p.m. Candidate information packets, which detail the minimum requirements for filing for office, are now available to download online. Go to FriscoTexas.gov/elections for directions.
Two seats, including Places 1 and 3, will be on the ballot. All positions on the Frisco City Council are “at large.” Candidates must live in the City of Frisco one year prior to filing. Anyone interested in viewing a candidate packet will be required to fill out a basic online form first.
The candidate packet includes the official forms that must be printed, filled out, signed and returned to the City Secretary’s Office by March 5 at 5 p.m. in order to officially file as a candidate for Frisco City Council.
Printed candidate packets will not be available to ‘pick up’ at City Hall; however, a limited number of copies will be available to read at the City Secretary’s Office, located on the 5th Floor of City Hall inside the George A. Purefoy Municipal Complex, 6101 Frisco Square Blvd. Candidate packets are available to view between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.
The General Election will be held Saturday, May 12, from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. The last day to register to vote in the May election is April 12. Applications may be picked up at the Frisco City Secretary’s Office, online at the Denton County or Collin County elections web pages, or www.votexas.org. For additional information, please contact the Office of the City Secretary at (972) 292-5020, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.