Elections

Important Dates

Hays County Voting Locations Interactive Map

General Election for Mayor, Council Member Place 3 & Council Member Place 4

Mayor

Candidate Application Appointment of Treasurer Code of Fair
Campaign Practices
Finance Report 30th Day Before Election  Finance Report 8th Day Before Election Financial Disclosure
Jane Hughson 07.20.2020 07.20.2020 07.20.2020 10.05.2020   Disclosure
Randy Dethrow 08.17.2020 08.17.2020 08.17.2020     Disclosure
Michael Hathaway 08.17.2020 08.17.2020 08.17.2020     Disclosure
Juan Miguel Arredondo 08.17.2020 08.17.2020 08.17.2020 10.05.2020   Disclosure
Justin Harris 08.17.2020 08.17.2020 08.17.2020 10.05.2020   Disclosure

City Council, Place 3

Candidate Application Appointment of Treasurer Code of Fair Campaign Practices  Finance Report 30th Day Before Election  Finance Report 8th Day Before Election Financial Disclosure
Ed Mihalkanin 07.20.2020 07.20.2020 07.20.2020 09.30.2020   Disclosure
Alyssa Garza 08.10.2020 08.10.2020 08.10.2020 10.05.2020   Disclosure

City Council, Place 4

Candidate Application  Appointment of Treasurer Code of Fair Campaign
Practices
Finance Report 30th Day Before Election Finance Report 8th Day Before Election Annual Disclosure
Shane Scott 07.20.2020 07.20.2020 07.20.2020 Final Report    Disclosure
Mark Rockeymoore 08.14.2020 08.14.2020 08.14.2020 10.05.2020   Disclosure

Special Election

City Council, Place 5 - To Fill Vacancy (Term Expires 2021)

Candidate Application  Appointment of Treasurer Code of Fair
Campaign Practices
Finance Report 30th Day  Before Election Finance Report 8th Day Before Election Annual Disclosure

Mark Gleason 07.20.2020 07.20.2020 07.20.2020 10.05.2020   Disclosure
Omar Baca 08.03.2020 08.03.2020 08.03.2020 10.05.2020   Disclosure
Zach Sambrano 08.20.2020 08.20.2020 08.20.2020 10.02.2020   Disclosure

Requirements For Public Office

City of San Marcos Charter Requirements

Sec. 3.02 - Qualifications - Click Here 

State of Texas Requirements under Election Code
Sec. 141.001 - Eligibility Requirements for Public Office - Click Here


The City of San Marcos contracts with the Hays County Election Administrator to conduct and oversee its elections.

The voting system that is used is the Verity Duo by Hart Intercivic. This voting system is the newest hybrid voting solution that merges the ease of touchscreen voting with the assurance of paper vote records. 

View the county’s election page for more information.