General Election 

Due to the Declaration of Emergency issued by the Governor of Texas, the City Council of Rowlett has officially postponed its May 2, 2020 General Election to the November 3, 2020 Uniform Election date (Ordinance No.: ORD-011-20)


On March 18, 2020 Greg Abbott, the Governor of Texas, sent out a proclamation allowing political subdivisions that would otherwise hold elections on May 2, 2020, to move their general and special elections for 2020 only to the next uniform election date, occurring on November 3, 2020, without otherwise adjusting the term of office, and suspending Sections 31.093 and 42.0621(c) of the Texas Election Code to the extent necessary to require all county election officers, if requested by an affected political subdivision, to enter into a contract to furnish election services with any political subdivision who postponed their election to November 3, 2020, under the authority of this proclamation.

Register to Vote

The last day to register to vote or to make a change of address to be effective for the Tuesday, November 3, 2020 Uniform Election was Monday, October 5, 2020.

Photo ID is now required to vote in Texas. Find out more information.

Secretary of State - Dear Voter Letter:  English and Spanish

City Council Positions on the Ballot

Councilmember Place 1

Councilmember Place 3

Councilmember Place 5

Candidate Information

Early Voting and Election Day Location

All voters are required to vote in the county in which they reside. 

Dallas County Early Voting Dates and Times

The Rowlett early voting location for Dallas County Rowlett residents will be at the Rowlett Community Centre, 5300 Main Street. A list of all early voting locations within Dallas County can be found here.

  • Tuesday, October 13 through Saturday, October 17 - 7:00 am to 7:00 pm
  • Sunday, October 18 - 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm
  • Monday, October 19 through Saturday, October 24 - 7:00 am to 7:00 pm
  • Sunday, October 25 - 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm
  • Monday, October 26 through Friday, October 30 - 7:00 to 7:00 pm

Sample Ballot

Dallas County Election Day Voting Location and Times

Dallas County has Vote Centers, so Dallas County residents may vote at ANY Dallas County location. Rowlett will have the following locations on Election Day: 

November 3, 2020 -- 7:00 am to 7:00 pm

  • Coyle Middle School, 4500 Skyline Drive
  • Back Elementary School, 7300 Bluebonnet
  • Liberty Grove Elementary School, 10202 Liberty Grove Road
  • Rowlett Community Centre, 5300 Main Street                      
  • Rowlett Elementary School, 3315 Carla Drive
  • Herfurth Elementary School, 7500 Miller Road
  • Schrade Middle School, 6201 Danridge Road

Dallas County Voters with Special Needs

For curbside voting at the Rowlett Community Centre - follow the signs to the back of the RCC.  Once you have parked, call 214-417-7025. Voting staff will bring the voting machine to your car.  Please do not call until you have parked.

For additional assistance - call 469-627-8683 prior to arriving at polling location.

Rockwall County Early Voting Dates and Times

Rockwall County Rowlett resident will be at the Rockwall County Library, 1215 E. Yellowjacket Lane

  • Tuesday, October 13 through Friday, October 16 - 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Monday, October 19 through Wednesday, October 21 - 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Thursday, October 22 - 7:00 am to 7:00 pm
  • Friday, October 23 - 8:00 to 5:00 pm
  • Saturday, October 24 - 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
  • Sunday, October 25 - 11:00 am to 2:00 pm - Rockwall County Library will be the only voting location for the day
  • Monday, October 26 through Wednesday, October 28 - 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Thursday, October 29 - 7:00 am to 7:00 pm
  • Friday, October 30 - 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Sample Ballots

Rockwall County Election Day Voting Location and Times 

Cullins Lake Pointe Elementary, 5701 Scenic Drive (Precincts 1A and 2B)    7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Rockwall County Voters with Special Needs

For curbside voting at the Library - drive to the back of the Library parking lot and turn to the left.  The line for curbside voting is along the outer curb.

For additional assistance - call 972-204-6200 prior to arriving at polling location.


Notices

Notice of Deadline to File an Application - May 2020 Election

Notice of Drawing for Place on Ballot - May 2020 Election

Notice/Order of Election - November 3, 2020 General Election


Ballot by Mail Information

Dallas County Ballot by Mail Information and FAQs

Ballot by Mail In-Person Return Information - Dallas County

Rockwall County Ballot by Mail Information and FAQs

All other voting information can be found by visiting the County Elections Departments’ websites directly by clicking the links or calling their telephone numbers:

Dallas County Elections - 469-627-8683

Rockwall County Elections - 972-204-6200