May 6, 2017

Special Election

City of La Vernia will be holding a Special Election on May 6, 2017 for the adoption of local sales and use tax in the City of La Vernia at the rate of one-fourth of one percent to provide revenue for maintenance and repair of municipal streets.

You must be a registered voter in the city limits of the City of La Vernia, Texas in order to vote in the City of La Vernia's May General Election.

If you need to register to vote or make sure you are eligible to vote, contact the Wilson County Elections Office at 830-393-7368. You may also stop by the City Secretary's Office to obtain a Voter's Registration Card or you may visit the Texas Secretary of State's website to request a registration form to be mailed to you. 



General Election - Cancelled

City of La Vernia has cancelled the General Election declaring unopposed candidates for the May 6, 2017 General Election. Candidates will be sworn in during the May 11, 2017 City Council Meeting.

The City Secretary serves as the administrator for all City Elections. Applications for all elections can be obtained at La Vernia City Hall.

Important Election Dates for Voters

  • First day to Apply for Ballot by Mail - Sunday, January 1, 2017
  • First day to File for Place on General Election Ballot - Wednesday, January 18, 2017
  • Last day to File for Place on Ballot - Friday, February 17, 2017 at 5:00 PM.
  • File for Write-in Candidate - Tuesday, February 21, 2017
  • Last day to Register to Vote - Thursday, April 6, 2017
  • EARLY VOTING by Personal Appearance - Monday, April 24 - Tuesday, May 2, 2017
  • Last day to Apply for Ballot by Mail - Tuesday, April 25, 2017


Election Notices 

Election Resources

Downloadable forms are provided for your convenience


Supporting Documents:



* You may obtain an application for place on the city ballot from:

City of La Vernia

City Secretary

City of La Vernia, City Hall

102 E. Chihuahua St.

La Vernia, Texas 78121

Office hours are Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM


You may also obtain the forms from the Texas Secretary of State website and submit the application to the City Secretary.


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