Elections & Voting (informacion de eleccion)

General Elections

Bartonville Town Council general elections are held annually in May. The next scheduled General Election will be May 5, 2018, for the purpose of electing a Mayor and two council members Place 2 and Place 4 for a term of 2 years.

These positions are currently filled by: Bill Scherer, Mayor; Jaclyn Carrington, Place 2; and Jim Murphy, Place 4.
Notice of Deadline to File

The filing period for candidates begins Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, and ends Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, at 5 p.m. Candidates file at the Town Secretary's Office located 1941 E. Jeter Road, Bartonville, TX  76226.  
Candidate Packet available here

  • If you are not already registered to vote, you must do so by April 5, 2018 to vote in this election.
Candidate Filings for May 5, 2018
 Place  Name  APP  CTA  CFCP
 Mayor Bill Scherer  APP CTA CFCP
 Place 2 Jaclyn Carrington  APP CTA CFCP
 Place 4 Jim Murphy  APP CTA CFCP
APP = Applicaton / CTA = Campaign Treasurer Appointment / CFCP = Code of Fair Campaign Practices / * = Incumbent

Early Voting

Early Voting will be conducted April 23 - May 1, 2018.  

Election Day

Saturday, May 5, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.


Council members are elected "at-large" each representing the entire community, and serve two-year terms. The Mayor and Places 2 and 4 are elected in even-numbered years. Places 1, 3, and 5 are elected in odd-numbered years.


Qualifications for Office: All candidates for office must be citizens of the United States, have lived in the state for a minimum of one year prior to the filing deadline, be a resident of the Town of Bartonville for six months prior to the filing deadline; must be a registered voter of the territory elected from as of the filing deadline, and be a minimum of 18 years of age.

Qualified residents interested in filing for a place on the ballot can download a candidate packet or pickup a candidate packet from Town Hall located at 1941 East Jeter Road. For more information contact Tammy Dixon, Town Secretary at 817-693-5280 or by email.

Town Council History (PDF)