May 7, 2022 General Election
Council Places 1, 3, 5, and 7 will next be elected on May 7, 2022 (first Saturday in May). The filing period begins on January 19, 2022 with a February 18, 2022 deadline to file applications for a place on the ballot.
Below are the Applications for a Place on the Ballot that the City has currenlty received for the May 7, 2022 General Election, listed in the order as recieved. A drawing for the order of names listed on the ballot will be conducted on February 28, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. in the City Hall Conference Room located at 3805 Adam Grubb.
The City Secretary serves as the Chief Election Official for the City of Lake Worth and is responsible for conducting all City elections as prescribed by the Election Code of the State of Texas. Municipal elections are held on the first Saturday in May of each year, as authorized by state law.
The Lake Worth City Council is composed of a Mayor and seven Council members. While there are seven Council places, they are not divided into geographic districts. Each Council member is elected at-large and represents the entire community. The Mayor and Council Members in Places 2, 4 and 6 are elected in odd-numbered years. Council Members in Places 1, 3, 5 and 7 are elected in even-numbered years.
- Mayor and Council Places 2, 4 and 6 are elected in odd-numbered years on the first Saturday in May.
- Council Places 1, 3, 5 and 7 are elected in even-numbered years on the first Saturday in May.