Citizens interested in running for Council District Seats 9 and 10 in the May 10, 2014 Special City Election can purchase information packets now in the Office of the City Clerk, located on the second floor of City Hall at 100 Military Plaza. The packet cost is $30 and may be purchased during the regular office hours of Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Packets include information that Candidates will find useful during their campaign including: filing procedures, state and municipal campaign finance regulations and instructions, state and municipal campaign advertisement regulations, application for a place on the ballot, a calendar of events, and other pertinent election information.
The first day to file an Application for a Place on the Ballot for the May 10 Special City Election is Monday, February 10. Applications will be accepted until 5 p.m. on Monday, March 10 in the Office of the City Clerk.
Applicants must be a United States citizen, at least 18 years of age, a registered voter of the City of San Antonio, and a resident of their respective City Council District. In addition, qualified applicants must have lived in their respective City Council District for at least six months and in San Antonio for at least one year prior to the election.
For more information regarding the submission of applications, contact Melinda L. Uriegas, Assistant City Clerk, at 210-207-7253.