November 7, 2023 Candidate Information

  1. What positions are up for election this year?

City Council, Place 3

Candidate Application Appointment of Treasurer Code of Fair Campaign Practice Finance Report 30th Day Before Election Finance Report 8th Day Before Election Financial Disclosure January Semiannual 
Certificate of Withdrawal
Griffin Spell      07.24.2023

07.24.2023   Withdrawal
Alyssa Garza 07.25.2023 07.25.2023 07.25.2023     07.25.2023    
Aaron Maldonado (Write-in Candidate) 08.22.2023 08.18.2023           Withdrawal

City Council, Place 4

Candidate Application  Appointment of
Code of Fair 
Campaign Practice
Finance Report 30th 
Day Before Election 
Finance Report 8th
Day Before Election 

Shane Scott 07.25.2023 07.25.2023 07.26.2023
Adam "Atom Von" Arndt 08.09.2023 08.09.2023 08.09.2023     08.09.2023  
  1. requirements for public office

City of San Marcos Charter Requirements

Sec. 3.02. - Qualifications - Click Here

State of Texas Requirements under Election Code

Sec. 141.001 - Eligibility Requirements for Public Office -  Click Here

  1. important dates for november 7, 2023 election
  1. who conducts elections?

The City of San Marcos contracts with the Hays County Election Administrator to conduct and oversee its elections.

The voting system that is used is the Verity Duo by Hart Intercivic. This voting system is the newest hybrid voting solution that merges the ease of touchscreen voting with the assurance of paper vote records. View the Hays County Elections page for more information.