Elections

Election Results

Election results will be posted by County Elections Administrators as soon as possible following the closing of polls on Saturday, May 6th, at 7:00pm. The early voting results (including both the early voting ballots cast in person and by mail) will be posted first. The results will then be updated approximately every 30 to 45 minutes beginning about 8:30 p.m. as Election Day polling places deliver their results to the counting stations. Please REFRESH your browser to view updated results.
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​Special Election - Crime Control and Prevention District

Southlake will hold a special election on May 6, 2017, for continuation of the Crime Control and Prevention District with ballot wording:

"Whether the Southlake Crime Control and Prevention District should be continued for 20 years and the crime control and prevention district sales tax should be continued for 20 years."

For more information on this special election, click here.

​General Election - City Council - canceled


On February 7, 2017, City Council called an election for May 6, 2017 for the purpose of electing persons to City Council, Place 1; and City Council, Place 6.

The filing period for this election began January 18, 2017 and concluded on February 17, 2017. The time frame for declaration for write-in candidacy expired on February 21, 2017. There was only one application received for each place as follows which results in an uncontested election:

City Council, Place 1 - Shahid Shafi
City Council, Place 6 - Gary Fawks

Click here to see candidate information.

The Election Code provides that the Governing Body may cancel an election if the candidates in each race are unopposed. On March 7, 2017, City Council canceled the May 6, 2017 General Election by approving Resolution No. 17-013 and were issued a Certification of Unopposed Candidates. The unopposed candidates will be sworn into office on May 16, 2017.

Please contact the City Secretary's Office with any election questions at 817-748-8183.