City Elections

The City Secretary serves as the election official for the City of Henderson municipal elections. City elections are to be conducted in accordance with the Texas Election Code. The next General Election will be on November 2, 2021 to select the following:

  • Council Member - District One
  • Measure - A vote to dissolve the Henderson Economic Development Corporation Type A structure and replace it with the Henderson Economic Development Corporation Type B structure with no change in the current tax rate, pursuant to Texas Local Government Code § 505.257.

The City of Henderson partners with Rusk County to administer elections and tabulate ballots. For the Notice of Deadline to File Application for Place on the Ballot, click here. To apply, please contact Cheryl Jimerson, City Secretary at City Hall, or by email

Please also contact the City Secretary for information regarding municipal elections like City Council or city initiated ballot items. 

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