May 2, 2020 General Election - POSTPONED until November 3, 2020 Uniform 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 is 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. For all Rowlett registered voters, both Dallas County and Rockwall County, Early Voting Day locations and times will be updated once specific locations have been finalized.

Dallas County Early Voting Dates and Times

(provided once finalized)



Dallas County Voters with Special Needs

For curbside voting or interpretation services - 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

Rockwall County Voters with Special Needs

For curbside voting or interpretation services - 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


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