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.

City Council Positions on the Ballot

Councilmember Place 1

Councilmember Place 3

Councilmember Place 5

Candidate Information

Early Voting and Election Day Location

All Early Voting will be held at the Annex Conference Room, located at 4004 Main Street for all Rowlett registered voters, both Dallas County and Rockwall County, Election Day voting will be precinct specific (locations provided once finalized).

Early Voting Dates and Times

(provided once finalized)


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