City Secretary

The city secretary’s office performs the following services:

  • Responsible for all records documenting decisions/actions of the City Council (resolutions, ordinances, original contracts). Maintain a current City Code of Ordinances.
  • Keep minutes of City Council proceedings.
  • Manage city elections and related activities.
  • Responsible for city’s records management program, including development / maintenance of records retention schedules for all departments.
  • Handle permits / licensing for alcoholic beverage sales, taxicab operations, and junk / secondhand good dealers.
  • Track membership of all City Boards/Commissions; notify Council of term expirations, vacancies and new applicants.

Current Election Results

Elected Officials Next Election Date
Patrick Payton November 8, 2022
Scott Dufford November 5, 2024
John Norman November 5, 2024
Lori Blong November 8, 2022
Jack Ladd November 8, 2022
Robin Poole November 5, 2024 
J. Dan Corrales November 5, 2024 

For information on the results of each election including:

  • Total number of votes cast
  • Total number of votes cast for each candidate or for or against each measure
  • total number of votes cast by personal appearance on election day
  • total number of votes cast by personal appearance or mail during the early voting period
  • total number of counted and uncounted provisional ballots cast

Visit www.co.midland.tx.us/379/Election-Results

Election Information

The next election will be held on November 8, 2022.

View Campaign Reports 

Candidate Eligibility

A candidate must:
  • Be a citizen of the United States;
  • Be a qualified voter;
  • Be at least 18 years of age or older on the first day of the term to be filled at the election;
  • Have not been declared mentally incapacitated by a final judgment of a court;
  • Have not been convicted of a felony from which the person has not been pardoned or otherwise released from the resulting disability;
  • Have resided continuously in the state for 12 months and in the city/district for 6 months immediately preceding the deadline for filing an application for a place on the ballot.

Application Period


July 23, 2022 through August 22, 2022

November 8, 2022, Polling Locations:


For a full list of election day voting locations please visit: https://www.co.midland.tx.us/359/Election-Day-Voting-Locations

Candidates for November 8, 2022 Election:


Mayor

  • Filing deadline Aug 22, 2022

City Council Member District 3

  • Filing deadline Aug 22, 2022

City Council Member District 4

  • Filing deadline Aug 22, 2022