Notice of Election - May 2, 2020
Board Election Procedures
The Board of Trustees consists of seven members serving terms of three years with elections held annually. The election of board members is by Place in accordance with Texas law. Elections are held in May.
Requirements for Candidacy
To qualify as a candidate for the office of a school board member, a person must be a resident of the district and a qualified voter in the election at which he or she is a candidate. For complete qualifications see Board Policy BBA.
Candidate Application Forms
An application for a place on the ballot must be submitted by the required deadline.
There is no filing fee and no compensation for the office of School Trustee. The office sought is “School Trustee Place 1 & 2.” Any application that does not specify the Place on the Board of Trustees being sought will be deemed invalid.
Candidates may pick up a packet or request that one be mailed to them from the Liberty Hill Independent School District Administration Building at 301 Forrest Street, Liberty Hill. The application and other forms are also available online from the Secretary of State and State Ethics Commission websites (links are available below).
A drawing will be conducted at the LHISD Administration Building to determine the order by which names will appear on the official ballot. (The candidate’s name will appear on the ballot precisely as the candidate indicated in the appropriate space on the application for a place on the ballot).
For the most current early voting locations and Election Day polling sites, please visit the Williamson County Elections website.
The declared winner(s) shall be duly sworn and seated on the Board of Trustees following the official canvass of the election.
Additional Information and Forms for candidates are available at the following links below: