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
Spencer Robnett Last Day - January 10, 2022
Michael Trost Last Day - January 10, 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 Assumes Office - Jan 10, 2022
J. Dan Corrales November 5, 2024 Assumes Office - Jan 10, 2022

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

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


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