COVID 19, or the Coronavirus

In accordance with the Stay Home, Work Safe order issued by Harris County, the City of Baytown has closed all City facilities to the public until April 30th . Following CDC guidelines, we have canceled all City events, programming, and City venue rentals until further notice.  Some  City services will continue to run, but in a modified format through digital or other distance means. We would like you to know that the City is in daily contact with State and County Health and Emergency Management Officials. We continue to address the situation in cooperation with all of our partners in government and industry. While you’re likely to see various reactions to the situation, we ask that you remain calm.  We will continue to keep you updated here and via our social media channels

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Candidate Information Packet

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The Candidate Packet listed below outlines all of the information, forms and deadlines that a candidate will need for the upcoming election.  You may click on each item separately or you may download the entire packet here.  Candidates may also pick up an electronic candidate packet with the City Clerk's Office at 2401 Market Street, Baytown, Texas 77520.  For more information regarding candidate forms, filings and timelines, please contact the City Clerk at 281-420-6504.


Candidate Memo
Notice of Deadline to File Applications for a Place on the Ballot
Application for a Place on the Ballot (Instructions & Form)
Candidate Qualifications
Mayor's Designee for Filing - City Clerk
Notice of Drawing for Place on the Ballot
Notice of Drawing for Place on the Ballot (Backup)
Certificate of Withdrawal (Instructions and Form)
Texas Ethics Commission 2019 Filing Schedules
Title 15, TX Election Code, Regulating Political Funds and Campaigns
Chapter 258, TX Election Code, Regulating Political Funds and Campaigns
Code of Fair Campaign Practices Form
Appointment of Campaign Treasurer by a Candidate (Instructions & Form)
Campaign Finance Guide for Candidates / Officeholders Who File with a Local Authority
Candidate / Officeholder Campaign Finance Report (Instructions & Form)
City of Baytown Charter
City of Baytown Map with Precincts & Districts (city-wide)
Baytown Political Sign Ordinance, Section 118-139 & Map of Political Sign Areas for City Hall


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