I want to run for office! Candidate Information

Should Town Hall close for weather, candidates may file forms by email, drop the form in the drop box, or fax. ALL forms must be notarized and filled out completely in order to be accepted.

2024 General/Regular City Election Candidate Form

Thank you for your interest in becoming a candidate in the 2024 General/Regular City Election of Officers. The candidate page contains forms and information that will assist you in your campaign process. 

*Please note the duties of the Town Administrator are limited to verifying the accuracy and the timely filing of forms. Although I will be happy to answer any questions you might have, I can not advise you during the campaign process. As a candidate, it is your responsibility to ensure that all required forms are filed properly and by the appropriate deadlines. 

2024 General Election Application Information (1)

Campaign Application, Reporting and Filing 


  • Qualifications for running for office in Shady Shores
  • In order to access the CANDIDATE APPLICATION and all candidate reports,  please create an account here.  The 2024 Candidate Packet will be posted on January 3, 2024, and remain open until February 16, 2024

  • We have created a 2024 Candidate Information Guide to help candidates understand Shady Shores. Links are provided to help run your campaign. Town of Shady Shores Candidate Information
  • Office Holder Financial Report 

Filing Method of Candidate Application - January 17-February 16, 2024

  • A candidate application may be filed in person, by mail, by fax, or by email.  
    • Filing in Person:  Application may be dropped off at Town Hall Monday through Friday, 8:30-4:30. Town Hall will remain open until 5:00 pm on February 16, 2024
    • Filing by Mail:  An application submitted by mail to:

Town of Shady Shores

Attn: Town Administrator

101 S. Shady Shores Rd

Shady Shores, TX 76208

  • Filing by Fax or Email:  A signed, sworn, scanned candidate application (and petition, if applicable) may be submitted by fax to 940-497-2597 or email to town.administrator@shady-shores.com