May 6th, 2023 - General & Special Election


The City of DeSoto will hold a General Election on May 6, 2023 for Councilmember Place 2 and Councilmember Place 4.

The filing period has closed.

Notice of General Election Ordered

Notice of  Special Election Ordered 

Notice of Special Election Ordered (WITH AMENDMENT)

On the Ballot

Councilmember Place 2

Councilmember Place 4

Home Rule Charter Propositions A-MM



Important Dates

Early Voting

Early voting by in-person appearance at Disciple Central Community Church (DC3), located at 901 North Polk Street, DeSoto, Texas:

  • Monday, April 24 - Friday, April 28, 2023 between 8am - 5pm; 
  • Saturday, April 29, 2023, between 8am - 5pm
  • Sunday, April 30, 2023, between 12pm - 6pm
  • Monday, May 1, 2023, between 7am - 7pm  
  • Tuesday, May 2, 2023, between 7am - 7pm

district boundaries: *new for may 6, 2023

The City of DeSoto City Council recently adopted new redistricting boundaries, effective for the May 6, 2023 Election.  For more information on the process, click HERE

Election Day Voting is May 6, 2023 scheduled at the following locations:

Disciple Central Community Church - Youth Rm104901 North Polk Street
Faith Bible Church - Auditorium1437 West Pleasant Run Road
Belt Line Conference Center200 East Belt Line Road
Cockrell Hill Elementary School - Gym425 South Cockrell Hill Road
Frank D. Moates Elementary School1500 Heritage Boulevard, Glenn Heights
Ruby Young Elementary School - Gym707 Young Boulevard
DeSoto East Middle School - Gym/BLCC601 East Belt Line Road
DeSoto High School - Dyer Gym 3 Foyer

Additional Vote Centers in the area
McCowan Middle School - Cafeteria
Glenn Heights Family Center - Multi-purpose Room
600 Eagle Drive

1500 Majestic Meadows, Glenn Heights
1932 South Hampton Road, Glenn Heights

You may vote at any location offered in Dallas County during Early Voting and on Election Day.


If you have any questions regarding the May 6, 2023 General Election, please contact the City Secretary's Office at 972-230-9646.

Notice of Deadline to File Applications

Candidate Ballot Drawing Notice

Upcoming Candidate Forums 

Hosted by:  Dynamic DeSoto

Thursday, March 23rd

7pm – 9pm

Live Q/A Session

You can locate the zoom login information at Dynamic DeSoto

Zoom Link:
Meeting ID: 880 3721 6030
Passcode: 339732

Hosted by: AKA Upsilon Lambda Omega Chapter

(For Cedar Hill, DeSoto and Duncanville)

Saturday, March 25th

9:30am – 12:00pm

Concord Church (Chapel Room) located at 6808 Pastor Bailey Drive in Dallas, TX


Hosted by:  Concerned DeSoto Citizens

Saturday, April 8th

9am – 12pm

DeSoto Bluebonnet Rooms

For more info, please contact:

ISD Candidates

Join Us for a Q & A Session


Between the Candidates Running for DeSoto ISD School Board & Residents


Date: Friday, April 28 th

Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Location: ZOOM

Zoom Link – Will be published on April 28th, at 7:00 PM on Dynamic DeSoto’s Facebook Page. All DeSoto residents are invited.


Gracious Candidates who will join us:

Karen Elaine Lacy – Place 3

Marsha Rae Roberson – Place 3

James Bernard Durham – Place 4

David Eugene Edgerson – Place 5

Abe Cooper, Jr. – Place 5