Candidates to begin filing for November Missouri City City Council elections

Candidate filing for the Nov. 2 Missouri City City Council election opens July 17. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Candidate filing for the Nov. 2 Missouri City City Council election opens July 17. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Candidate filing for the Nov. 2 Missouri City City Council election opens July 17. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Candidates seeking to run in the November election for Missouri City City Council can begin filing their application on Saturday, July 17. The city will accept applications in-person on Monday, July 19.

Missouri City residents will elect four district council members during the Nov. 2 election. Interested candidates have until 5 p.m. Aug. 16 to file their application.


The application, election packet and additional information can be found on Missouri City's election website.

Applications can be submitted:

  • in person Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at the office of Planning, Permits & Inspections at 1522 Texas Parkway, Missouri City;

  • by mail to the city of Missouri City, Attn: Maria Jackson, 1522 Texas Parkway, Missouri City, Texas 77489;

  • by fax at 281-403-8527; or

  • by email to [email protected]


Those elected in November will serve three-year terms from November 2021 to November 24. This will be the first set of council members to serve three-year terms after residents approved a charter amendment extending the term length from two to three years in May.
By Claire Shoop

Reporter, Sugar Land/Missouri City

Claire joined Community Impact Newspaper in September 2019 as the reporter for the Sugar Land/Missouri City edition. She graduated from The University of Texas at Austin in May 2019 where she studied journalism, government and Arabic. While in school, Claire was a fellow for The Texas Tribune, worked for the student newspaper, The Daily Texan, and spent a semester in Washington, D.C. She enjoys playing cards with her family and listening to the Boss, Bruce Springsteen.



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