Election Information


For the next upcoming election in May of 2020, the City of Poteet will have 3 places up for re-election. City Council Places 1, 2, and 3 terms are set to expire in May 2020. 

Polling place for Early Voting is held at the Poteet ISD Administration building located at 1100 School Dr Poteet TX 78065.

Polling Place for Election Day is held at the Poteet Jr. High Cafeteria located at 1000 FM 1470 Poteet TX 78065.

Filing Deadlines: 

To file for a place on City Council you must:
 1) Be a qualified registered voter of The City of Poteet
 2) At the time of filing for office have attained the age of 18
 3) Have been a resident of the City of Poteet for at least 1 year immediately                preceding filing for office
4) Not (in anyway) be in debt to the City on any obligations past due, provided         however, that  a person may be elected and hold office if such obligation is being     actively contested in the appropriate form. 

First day to file for a place on the ballot is January 15, 2020 (Wednesday) and the deadline (last day) to file for a place on the ballot is February 14, 2020 (Friday). 

Please click here to view posted "Notice of Filing Deadlines" in English and Spanish.

The City of Poteet currently holds a Joint Election with Poteet ISD. Poteets' General Election is in May of each year.

The City of Poteet citizens elect 5 City Council-Members and 1 Mayor. Each member will serve a two-year term, unless re-elected. 


Mayor                    2019-2021
Council Place 1     2018-2020
Council Place 2     2018-2020
Council Place 3     2018-2020
Council Place 4     2019-2021
Council Place 5     2019-2021

For more information please contact City Secretary Abigayle Frautschi at  (830) 742-3574 Ex:102, email afrautschi@poteettexas.gov or come by City Hall, 491 Ave H Poteet, TX 78065