Running for Office

About the Election

The next scheduled General Election for the Town of Westlake will be held on Saturday, May 06, 2023. The purpose of the election is to elect three Council Members to serve two-year terms.  

Eligibility Requirements

  • Be a U.S. Citizen
  • Be 18 years of age or older
  • Not been convicted of a felony
  • Reside in State for 12 months and in Town for 12 months
  • Be a registered voter
  • Pass a criminal background check for the School Board of Trustee position


In accordance with state law, the Town Secretary's Office will accept applications from qualified persons interested in running for an elected office during the filing period.     

Filing Period

May 3, 2023 General Election
First day to file an application for a place on the ballot. January 18, 2023
Last day to file an application for a place on the ballot. February 17, 2023

During the filing period, qualified persons may submit completed and notarized applications between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding holidays, at the Town Secretary's Office at Westlake Town Hall, 1500 Solana Boulevard, Building 7, Suite 7200. Applications will not be accepted after 5:00 PM on February 17, 2023. 


For additional information about City elections, contact the Town Secretary's Office at 817.490.5711 or at  


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