Here is what Sugar Land, Missouri City voters need to know about Nov. 2 election

Early voting for the Nov. 2 election election runs from Oct. 18-29. Here's what Sugar Land and Missouri City voters will see on the ballot. (Graphic by Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Early voting for the Nov. 2 election election runs from Oct. 18-29. Here's what Sugar Land and Missouri City voters will see on the ballot. (Graphic by Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Early voting for the Nov. 2 election election runs from Oct. 18-29. Here's what Sugar Land and Missouri City voters will see on the ballot. (Graphic by Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Early voting for the Nov. 2 election begins Oct. 18 and runs through Oct. 29.

The following voter guide includes a list of polling locations, Missouri City City Council candidate Q&A's, information on Missouri City's bond and a breakdown of eight propositions to amend the state's constitution.

What is on the ballot?



Missouri City City Council

Missouri City voters will elect their four district council members this year.

However, only two of the four races are contested. District C and D incumbents Anthony Maroulis and Floyd Emery, respectively, are running unopposed.

District A Council Member Cheryl Sterling is not running for re-election. Three people have filed to run to fill her seat. Read Q&A's with Reginald Pearson, Monica Riley and Bruce Zaborowski here.



Additionally, District B Council Member Jeffrey Boney drew one challenger, Everett Land. Read District B candidate Q&A's here.

Missouri City bond

Missouri City voters will also have the opportunity to vote for or against an $85.86 million bond, the largest in the city's history.

The bond is broken into three propositions, including:




  • Proposition A: $51.62 million for streets, roadways and mobility

  • Proposition B: $11.22 million for facilities

  • Proposition C: $23.02 million for parks and recreation



Read Community Impact Newspaper's coverage of the Missouri City bond here.

Statewide propositions

While there are no local Sugar Land races, all Texas voters will find eight propositions to amend the state constitution on the Nov. 2 ballot.

Find a breakdown of what each proposition means here.



Where can I vote?


Registered voters in Fort Bend County can cast ballots at any county-run voting center. Missouri City residents living in Harris County can vote at any Harris County polling location.

The following map shows early voting locations in Fort Bend County.



Find a full list of early and Election Day voting locations at www.fortbendcountytx.gov and www.harrisvotes.com.

When can I vote?


At a Fort Bend County early voting location

Oct. 18-23: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Oct. 24: noon-5 p.m. (select sites)

Oct. 25-29: 7 a.m.-7 p.m.

At a Harris County early voting location

Oct. 18-23: 7 a.m.-7 p.m.

Oct. 24: noon-7 p.m.

Oct. 25-27: 7 a.m.-7 p.m.

Oct. 28: 7 a.m.-10 p.m.

Oct. 29: 7 a.m.-7 p.m.

On election day

Nov. 2: 7 a.m.-7 p.m.



For more information visit Community Impact Newspaper's 2021 Local Voter Guide at www.communityimpact.com/voter-guide.

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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