Early Voting for City’s General Election Starts:
The March 22, 2016 Town Hall Meeting was held at the Duncanville Fieldhouse and featured an update on the Fieldhouse Business Plan, presented by Parks and Recreation Director Bart Stevenson.
Democratic and Republican Primary NATIONAL ELECTIONS
Primary Elections Day:
Dallas County Elections Department Press Release for Upcoming Democratic & Republican Primary Elections:
Preparations continue for the City election to be held Saturday, May 7th according to City Secretary Mary Jones. This year’s slate of offices includes the Mayor and Councilmembers to represent Districts 2 and 4.
All registered voters in the City of Duncanville will have the opportunity to vote for the Mayor position. Registered voters residing in Districts 2 and 4 will also have an opportunity to vote for their respective candidates.
Anyone not currently registered to vote has until April 7th to register in order to cast a ballot in the May election. Voter registration cards may be obtained at City Hall or the Duncanville Public Library. For more information regarding voter registration, residents may contact the Dallas County Elections Department at (214) 637-7937.
Early voting will be conducted Monday, April 25, 2016 through Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at the Duncanville Library Conference Rooms located at 201 James Collins Blvd. as follows:
Additional information regarding the upcoming election may be obtained by contacting the City Secretary at (972) 780-5017.
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