General Election Information

City elections are held every May. In odd numbered years, Places 2, 4, and 6 and the Mayor positions are up for election. In even numbered years, Places 1, 3 and 5 positions are up for election. The City Charter, Article V (PDF) sets out the provisions for filing for office.

May 1, 2021 General Election

The City of Forney's General Election will be held on May 1, 2021. Places 2, 4 and 6 and the Mayor are up for election.  Click on the following link for a copy of the Application for a Place on the Ballot.  The first day to file the Application for a Place on the Ballot is January 13, 2021 and the last day to file is February 12, 2021.

Important Dates

  • The last day to register to vote is April 1, 2021.
  • Early Voting starts on April 19, 2021 and ends on April 27, 2021.
  • Election Day is Saturday, May 1, 2021.

Election Day Voting Locations

On Election Day, Saturday, May 1, 2021, registered voters in Kaufman County may vote at any location from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.  Please click on this link for the full list.   /DocumentCenter/View/5130/Kaufman-County-Election-Day-Vote-Centers


Notice of Deadline to File Application for a Place on the Ballot

Notice of General Election

Notice of Drawing for Place on the Ballot

More Information

For more voter information please call the Kaufman County Elections Office.

Kaufman County Elections Office

The City contracts with the Kaufman County Elections Office to conduct our elections:
100 N Washington Street
Kaufman, TX 75142
Phone: 469-376-4686