City Elections (Elecciones de la ciudad)

May 1, 2021 General Election (1 de mayo de 2021 Elección General)

For the May 1, 2021 Election, Kemah residents will be asked to vote for the positions of Mayor, Council Position 2 and 4. 

The incumbents are displayed below.
Position Incumbent
 Mayor Terri Gale
Council Position 2 Wanda Zimmer
Council Position 4 Robin Collins

Candidates interested in placing an application for a place on the May 1, 2021 General Election ballot may file their applications between Wednesday, January 13, 2021 through Friday, February 12, 2021. 
Any person wishing to file for candidacy may pick up an application packet from the City Secretary's office. Additionally, the Candidate Packet can be viewed and downloaded here: May 1, 2021 Election Candidate Packet.

Candidate Filing Dates and Times: 

  • Start Date: Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 8:00am
  • End Date: Friday, February 12, 2021 at 5:00pm
Candidate Filing Office Hours:
  • Monday to Thursday: 7:30am to 5:30pm
  • Friday: 8:00am to 12:00pm (Office hours will be extended to 5:00pm on Friday, February 12th.)
Notice of Drawing for Place on Ballot 2021
Additional Important 2021 Election Dates:
  • First Day to Apply for Ballot by Mail: Friday, January 1, 2021
  • Last Day to Register to Vote (for 2021 City Officers' Election): Thursday, April 1, 2021

Notices/Documents (Avisos/Documentos):


Candidate Applications & Forms

Matt Wiggins - Mayor

Matt Wiggins - Candidate Application (Mayor)

Matt Wiggins - Appointment of a Campaign Treasurer
Matt Wiggins - Code of Fair Campaign Practices
Matt Wiggins - Campaign Finance Report (04-01-2021)

Carl A. Joiner - Mayor
Carl A. Joiner - Candidate Application (Mayor)
Carl A. Joiner - Appointment of a Campaign Treasurer
Carl A. Joiner - Code of Fair Campaign Practices
Carl A. Joiner Campaign Finance Report (04-01-2021)

Terri Gale - Mayor
Terri Gale - Candidate Application (Mayor)
Terri Gale - Appointment of a Campaign Treasurer
Terri Gale - Code of Fair Campaign Practices
Terri Gale - Campaign Finance Report (04-01-2021)


Robert P. Kelly - Council Position 2
Robert P. Kelly - Candidate Application (Position 2)
Robert P. Kelly - Appointment of a Campaign Treasurer
Robert P. Kelly - Code of Fair Campaign Practices
Robert P. Kelly - Campaign Finance Report (04-01-2021)

Robin Collins - Council Position 4
Robin Collins - Candidate Application (Position 4)
Robin Collins - Appointment of a Campaign Treasurer
Robin Collins - Code of Fair Campaign Practices