May 5 General Election

Balcones Heights City Council Election Information


You must be a registered voter in the City of Balcones Heights, Texas in order to vote in the City of Balcones Heights's May General Election.

If you need to register to vote or make sure you are eligible to vote, contact the Bexar County Elections Office at 210-335-VOTE. You may also stop by the City Secretary's Office to obtain a Voter's Registration Card or you may visit the Texas Secretary of State's website to request a registration form to be mailed to you.  Click here for Voter Registration information.  To vote in the May 5, 2018 General Election you must be registered to vote by Thursday, April 5, 2018.


The City Secretary serves as the administrator for all City Elections. Applications for all elections can be obtained at Balcones Heights Justice Center/City Hall. 

Questions contact Balcones Heights City Secretary Delia Sanchez -

Important Election Dates for Voters:

  • First day to Apply for Ballot by Mail - Sunday, December 30, 2017
  • First day to File for Place on General Election Ballot - Wednesday, January 17, 2018
  • Last day to File for Place on Ballot - Friday, February 16, 2018 at 5:00 PM.
  • File for Write-in Candidate - Tuesday, February 20, 2018
  • Last day to Register to Vote - Thursday, April 5, 2018
  • EARLY VOTING by Personal Appearance - Monday, April 23 - Tuesday, May 1, 2018
  • Last day to Apply for Ballot by Mail - Tuesday, April 24, 2018

You may obtain an application for place on the city ballot from by clicking here and downloading or by picking one up from:

City of Balcones Heights - City Secretary Delia Sanchez, 3300 Hillcrest Drive - Balcones Heights, Texas 78201

Office hours are Monday - Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. - Friday 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

For Election Notice, Election Resources and Supporting Documents: Click here