May 6, 2023 General Election - Cancelled

2023 - Municipal General Elections - Cancelled

The Roanoke City Council, at it's February 28, 2023 meeting, passed Ordinance No. 2023-103, cancelling the May 6, 2023 General Election, declaring unopposed candidates in Ward 1, Ward 2, and Ward 3.

Ordinance No. 2023-103 - English

Ordinance No. 2023-103 - Spanish

Ordinance No. 2023-103 - Vietnamese

The Roanoke City Council, at it's January 24, 2023 meeting, passed Ordinance No. 2023-100, ordering an election to be held on May 6, 2023.

Ordinance No. 2023-100 – English

Ordinance No. 2023-100 – Spanish

Ordinance No. 2023-100 – Vietnamese 

An election will be held for the purpose of electing three (3) City Council Members; all for three (3) year terms.  

  • City Council Ward 1    
  • City Council Ward 2
  • City Council Ward 3

Notice of deadline to file an application for place on the ballot. 

*More information will be provided as it becomes available.

Candidate Eligibility for Office - City of Roanoke Charter, Section 5.02

 First Day to File for a Place on the General Election Ballot

Wednesday, January 18, 2023

Last Day to File for a Place on the General Election BallotFriday, February 17, 2023 at 5:00 pm
Last Day to File a Declaration of Write-in CandidacyTuesday, February 21, 2023 
Last Day to Register to VoteThursday, April 6, 2023
First Day of Early Voting by Personal AppearanceMonday, April 24, 2023
 Last Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail (Received, not Postmarked)Tuesday, April 25, 2023
Last Day of Early Voting by Personal AppearanceTuesday, May 2, 2023
Last Day to Receive Ballot By Mail

Saturday May 6, 2023 (Election Day) at 7:00 p.m. 

(unless a late-arriving deadline applies

2024 - Municipal General Elections 

The City of Roanoke's next General Election will be held on Saturday, May 5, 2024

Additional Details

For additional details and polling locations, please visit the Denton or Tarrant County Election Administration websites.

Denton County Resources

Denton County Election Administration
Phone: 940-349-3200 (Metro) 
Denton County elections website
Tarrant County Resources
Tarrant County Automated Voter Help Line
Phone: 817-831-8683 
Tarrant County elections website
Ballot by Mail
If you are physically unable to travel to a voting location to cast your vote either on election day or during early voting, you may apply for a ballot by mail with your county of residence:

  1. *Ballot by Mail Applications are only good for one calendar year.