Legal Information

Elections – Directors

The next election for Charterwood Municipal Utility District will be held on May 1, 2021.

Director candidacy filing requirements and deadlines are as follows:

To run for election to the District’s Board of Directors, a person must file an application for a place on the ballot. The application must be filed with the District’s Attorney (Coats Rose, P.C., attention of Beth Van Doren) by mail, fax or in person. An application may be downloaded/printed from the website of the Texas Secretary of State at https://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/forms/pol-sub/2-21f.pdf

  • First day to file for place on May 1, 2021 general election ballot is January 13, 2021.
  • Last day to file for place on May 1, 2021 general election ballot is by 5:00 p.m. on February 12, 2021.
  • A person may run for election to the District’s Board of Directors as a write-in candidate and to do so must file a declaration of write-in candidacy. The declaration must be filed with the District’s Attorney (Coats Rose, P.C., attention of Beth Van Doren) by mail, fax or in person. A declaration form may be downloaded/printed from the website of the Texas Secretary of State at https://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/forms/pol-sub/2-11f.pdf
  • Deadline to file write in candidacy declaration for May 1, 2021 general election is by 5:00 p.m. on February 16, 2021.

To be qualified to serve as a Director, a person must be: (1) at least 18 years old; (2) a resident citizen of the State of Texas; and (3) either: (a) own land subject to taxation in the District; or (b) be a qualified voter within the District.
(Texas Water Code, Section 54.102)

The location(s) of the election will be posted upon determination.