• Sugar Land City Elections Update

    CERTIFICATION OF UNOPPOSED CANDIDATE
    MAY 06, 2017 GENERAL ELECTION
    CITY OF SUGAR LAND, TEXAS

    TO: Honorable Mayor and Members of City Council


    On February 07, 2017, City Council approved Ordinance No. 2078 ordering an election to be held May 06, 2017 for the purpose of electing council members to Single Member Districts One, Two, Three, and Four. The filing deadline for placement on the ballot and for declaration of write-in candidacy has passed; incumbents within Districts One, Two, and Three had no opposition.

    The election for Council Member within District 4 will continue unaffected and be held on May 06, 2017 with three candidates on the ballot.

    Chapter 2, Subchapter C of the Texas Election Code authorizes a governing body to declare each unopposed candidate elected to office and to cancel the election for the unopposed office.

    As the authority responsible for having the official ballot prepared, I Glenda Gundermann, City Secretary, of the City of Sugar Land, Fort Bend County, Texas do hereby certify that the following candidates are unopposed for the May 06, 2017 General Election.

     NAME OF CANDIDATE
     OFFICE SOUGHT
    TERM
    Stephen R. Porter  Single Member District One  Full
     Bridget R. Yeung Single Member District Two  Full
    Amy L. Mitchell Single Member District Three  Full

    I further certify that no candidate name is to be placed on a list of write-in-candidates for the stated offices under applicable law.

    Issued this 1st day of March 2017.