May 7, 2022 City Council General Election 

Positions on the Ballot

  • Mayor
  • Councilmember Place 2
  • Councilmember Place 4
  • Councilmember Place 6
  • Special Election to Fill Vacancy - Councilmember Place 1 (to be made official February 1, 2022 City Council meeting)

Candidate Information

The City Secretary's Office has published a City Council Candidate Guide that provides detailed information for becoming a candidate. If you are interested in running for City Council, please complete a City Council Guide Request.

Notice of Candidate Filing Deadline - General Election

For additional information or assistance, please contact the Office of the City Secretary at 972-412-6109 or

List of Official Candidates* 

  • Mayor
    • Blake Margolis
  • Councilmember Place 2
    • Jeff Winget
  • Councilmember Place 4
    • Mike Britton
    • Whitney P. Laning
  • Councilmember Place 6
    • Debra (Deb) Shinder

*Updated as candidates are verified.

Register to Vote

In order to vote in the May 7, 2022 election, original registrations and updates to names/addresses must be completed by April 7, 2022. Additional registration information can be found by clicking the link at the left in the red brick or clicking here.

Additional Information

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

This page will be updated as information becomes available.