City Elections

The City of Taylor is a "Council / City Manager" form of government. Council members are elected by the citizens and registered voters of Taylor. The City is divided into 4 Districts or Precincts and has 1 Council representative from each, as well as council member elected at large. Council terms are 3 years and staggered with elections held in May. The Mayor and Mayor Pro Tem are elected every year from within the Council members themselves and serve a 1 year term in these positions.

May 7, 2016
An election will be held on May 7, 2016 for the purpose of electing one person as a member of the City Council from District 1 and one member from District 4, City of Taylor.  You must reside in the district for which you are seeking a place on the council.  Candidate applications may be submitted to the City Clerk in person beginning on Wednesday, January 20 at 8 am through 5 pm on Friday, February 19, 2016. Please take the time to review the entire candidate packet before submitting your application and additional forms.

Candidate qualifications:
  • Must be 18 years old and a registered voter of the City
  • Proof of residence in the state for at least twelve (12) months and at least six (6) months within the city limits and within the district for which he/she is seeking election prior to the filing deadline
  • Not be in arrears in payment of any taxes or liabilities due to the City
Early voting is at City Hall, 400 Porter Street from April 25-May 3rd.  If you have any questions, or need more information please contact the City Clerk at 352-3676 or by email. 

Additional Information
If you have any questions, please contact the City Clerk. Additional helpful sites for election information may be found on the following websites:
Other Elections
Visit the County website for complete election results:

  1. Susan Brock

    City Clerk
    Phone: 512-352-3676