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City Elections
About
The City of Allen operates under a council-manager form of government. The Mayor and six Councilmembers are elected at-large. In 2001, Allen residents approved an amendment to the Allen City Charter that allowed for three-year staggered terms for the council.

Terms for the City Council Expire as Follows
  • Mayor and Place No. 2 - May 2014
  • Place No. 1, 3, 5 - May 2015
  • Place No. 4, 6 - May 2016

Council Qualifications
According to the City of Allen Charter Article II, Section 2.02, a City Council candidate must:
  • Be a qualified voter of the City of Allen;
  • Be a resident of the City of Allen for at least one year immediately preceding their election; and

Hold no other elected office or appointed public office or position of emolument, except as authorized by state law.

Excerpt from The Charter of the City of Allen, Texas, Article II. The City Council

The City of Allen Charter can be found as part of the City of Allen, Texas, Code of Ordinances.


Election Postings

Drawing for Places on the Ballot Results (Sorteo para un Lugar en la Boleta - Resultados)

Notice of Drawing for a Place on the Ballot (Aviso del Sorteo Para un Lugar en la Boleta)

Notice of Deadline to File Applications for Place on the Ballot (Aviso de Fecha Límite para Presentar Solicitudes para un Lugar en la Boleta)

 




 


 




Drawing for Places on the Ballot Results Sorteo para un Lugar en la Boleta - Resultados

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