Elections

Unofficial May 10, 2014 Election Results

Final

 Candidate  Votes  Percentage 
 Terry G. Kaliney

   84

 13.66%

 Billy Mack Williams

   531

 86.34%

The May 10 election results will be canvassed and made official at the May 20 meeting of the Garland City Council followed by a swearing-in ceremony for the newly elected and re-elected Council members: Tim Campbell, incumbent District 1; Anital Goebel, incumbent District 2; B.J. Williams, incumbent District 4; Billy Mack Williams, District 5.

**NEW** Photo ID Now Required for Voting in Texas

Texas Secretary of State John Steen announced June 25, 2013, that photo identification will now be required when voting in Texas elections. This requirement is effective immediately.

Here is a list of the acceptable forms of photo ID:

  • Texas driver license issued by the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS)
  • Texas Election Identification Certificate issued by DPS
  • Texas personal identification card issued by DPS
  • Texas concealed handgun license issued by DPS
  • United States military identification card containing the person’s photograph
  • United States citizenship certificate containing the person’s photograph
  • United States passport
  • Additional Information

Acceptable Credentials for Voter Identification (flier)

The majority of the Garland City Limits lies within the boundaries of Dallas County. Dallas County residents may visit Dallas County Elections at Dallascountyvotes.org for further information. You may also call 214-819-6300 for general information or 214.819.6389 for voter registration information.
A small portion of Garland lies within the boundaries of Collin County. Collin County residents may visit Collin County Elections website. You may also call 800-687-8546.

NOVEMBER 5, 2013
SPECIAL ELECTION 

UNOFFICIAL VOTE RESULTS FOR PROPOSITION NO. 1

"Shall the ad valorem tax rate of the City of Garland, Texas be increased in the amount of 2 cents per hundred dollars of assessed value, the revenue of such increase to be dedicated to the refurbishment of existing streets within the City?”

Garland Dallas County residents- voter turnout was 5.6%. Results were 4,040 in favor (68.36%) and 1,870 against (31.64%).

Garland Collin County residents – voter turnout was 9.4% Results were 6 in favor (46.15%) and 7 against (53.85%).