Special Election - November 2, 2021

Unexpired Term of City Council Position No. 1

In accordance with the Texas Election Code, the City of Dickinson will hold a Special Election on November 2, 2021, to elect a:

Council Member At Large Position 1

The term of office for this position is the length of the unexpired term: from November 2021 to May 2023. 

Notice is hereby given that applications for a place on the City of Dickinson, Texas, Special Election ballot may be filed during the following times to the City Secretary.

Start Date: August 16, 2021

End Date: September 1, 2021, 5:00 PM

Last Day for Candidate to Withdraw: Tuesday, September 7, 2021 5:00 PM

Application forms are available in the Election Packet, and additional information can always be found by contacting the City Secretary.

The City of Dickinson participates in Galveston County's Countywide Voting Program; qualified voters of the city may vote at any polling location within Galveston County, Texas.

Notice of Application Filing Deadline

Order of Special Election

Notice of Drawing for Place on Ballot

There will be a drawing for place on ballot on Wednesday, September 1, 2021, at 5:15 p.m.

Applications for a Place on the Special Election Ballot

Active Applications on File as of September 1, 2021:

(The names for the position are listed in the order in which the applications were received)

Council Member Position 1:

  • Johnnie Simpson Jr. 
  • Kevin Edmonds
  • Charles James Marcus Jr.
  • Fred L. Linton


Position on the Special Election Ballot, as Determined by a Random Drawing:

Council Member Position 1: (Unexpired Term)

  • Charles James Marcus Jr
  • Kevin Edmonds
  • Fred L. Linton
  • Johnnie Simpson Jr