Shenandoah Election information

Election Day - May 7, 2022 

Día de elecciónes 7 de  Mayo de 2022

(Fecha Inicio Para Presenta la Solicitud de Candidato)
(Fecha Limite Para Presentar la Solicitud de Candidato)  
January 19, 2022 (19 de Enero de 2022)
February 18, 2022 - 5:00 PM (18 de Febrero de 2022 - 5:00 PM)

The General Election for members of the City Council is held annually on the 1st Saturday in May. The May 7, 2022, General Election will be held at Shenandoah City Hall, located at 29955 Interstate 45 N. 

Candidate applications may be filed:

  • in person, at Shenandoah City Hall; 
  • by mail; an application submitted by mail is considered to be filed at the time of its receipt by the appropriate filing authority. (Secs. 143.007(b); 144.005(b)); or
  • by fax or email - "A signed, sworn, scanned candidate application (and petition, if applicable) may be submitted by fax or email if there is no filing fee [the City of Shenandoah does not require a filing fee]. Please be advised that an application must be notarized prior to filing via fax or email."

More Information

To register to vote, find upcoming election dates, and answers to Frequently Asked Questions, please visit the Texas Secretary of State's special voter page, For additional general information, please visit the Secretary of State's website.

The City of Shenandoah will partner with Montgomery County for the purpose of jointly conducting elections to be held on May 7, 2022. Please visit the Montgomery County Elections website for helpful information including Voter Registration Applications, Voting Registration Status, Precinct Maps, Voting Locations and Times along with election results. You can find 2021 election results HERE.


Election Documents

Candidate packets are also available by request (one per person) at the front desk of city hall.

Important 2022 Election Dates

First Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot  January 19, 2022
Last Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot  February 18, 2022 by 5:00 p.m.
Last day to withdraw, by submission of a notarized Certificate of Withdrawal or a notarized letter February 25, 2022 by 5:00 p.m.
Last Day to Register to Vote April 7, 2022
First Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance - Early Voting Locations April 25, 2022
Last Day of Early Voting by Personal Appearance May 3, 2022
Shenandoah General Election May 7, 2022

2022 Expiring Terms

Position Incumbents
Mayor Ritch Wheeler
City Council, Position 1 Ron Raymaker
City Council, Position 5 Michael McLeod