Information for May 6 Trustee election

Qualified SAISD residents interested in serving as a Trustee for District 1, 3, 4 or 7 are able to file for a place on the ballot between Jan. 18 through Feb. 17. A calendar of important dates is below. Informational packets are available 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays (except holidays) at the Department of Governmental & Community Relations, 518 E. Magnolia Ave. 

Please note, the department will be at a new location as of Feb. 27:

Cooper Annex
1700 Tampico St.
San Antonio, Texas 78207
210-554-2230

The packets include: qualifications for office; application for a place on the SAISD general election ballot; campaign finance guide; appointment of a campaign treasurer by a candidate; code of fair campaign practices; candidate/officeholder campaign finance report form; important May 2017 election dates; and 2017 filing schedule for reports.

Elections Calendar
Saturday, May 6, 2017

 SAISD Single Member Districts 1, 3, 4 and 7

Wednesday, January 18

First Day to File for an Application for a place on the Ballot

Friday, February 17

5:00pm -- Last Day to File.  (Office hours 8am-5pm).

5:15pm -- Draw for a Place on Ballot at Governmental & Community Relations Department, 518 E. Magnolia Ave.

Thursday, April 6

30th day before Election Day. Campaign reports due and must be filed with the Governmental & Community Relations Department, no later than 5pm.

Monday, April 24 – Tuesday, May 2

Early Voting

Friday, April 28

8th day before Election Day. Campaign reports due and must be filed with the Governmental & Community Relations Department, no later than 5pm

Saturday, May 6

Election Day

Monday, July 17

Campaign Semiannual Report due and must be filed with the Governmental & Community Relations Department, no later than 5pm. Covers the period Jan. 1–June 30, 2017.


It is the responsibility of the candidate to be informed about deadlines and timelines.

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