General and Special Election
May 4, 2019
On January 16 the Town of Flower Mound will begin accepting applications for Town Council Places 1 and 3. To qualify, candidates must meet the following requirements:
Be a qualified, registered voter of the Town of Flower Mound
Be 21 years of age or older on the first day of the term to filled at the election
Have been a resident of Flower Mound for at least one year prior to the election date
Shall hold no other public office except that of Notary Public, U.S. Military or Coast Guard reserve
The Flower Mound Town Council Members are elected "at large," each representing the entire community. Both Places 1 and 3 will be for three-year terms. If interested, please pick up an informational application packet from the Town Secretary's Office, located in Town Hall, 2121 Cross Timbers Rd. Completed applications for Town Council Places 1 and 3 should be filed by Friday, February 15 at 5 p.m. in the Town Secretary's Office, which is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Applications received during the filing period will be posted as soon as possible within the Elections and Voting page of the Town's website.
Flower Mound general elections are held on the first Saturday in May. Items listed on general election ballots for consideration could include Town Council positions, Charter amendments, CIP projects, and bond items. Election ballots can also include county, school district, and state propositions.
Flower Mound Town Council Members are elected “at-large,” each representing the entire community. The Flower Mound Town Charter was amended by the voters on November 8, 2016, resulting in a change from two year to three year terms, which includes a 7-year transition plan as outlined in the graphic at the bottom of this page.
Each member of the Council must meet these qualifications:
- Be a qualified/registered voter of the Town
- Be 21 years of age or older on the first day of the term to be filled at the election or on the date of appointment
- Have been a resident of the town for at least one year prior to election date
- Shall hold no other public office except that of Notary Public or a member of the National Guard, military reserve, or Coast Guard reserve
Under the direction of the Town Council, elections can also be called throughout the rest of the year if necessary. For more information regarding Town of Flower Mound election or voting procedures, please contact the Town Secretary’s office at 972.874.6070 or visit the Denton County Elections website.