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Posted on: February 23, 2023

May 6th, 2023 Election Information

Voting Ingo

In accordance with the Texas Election Code, the City of Dickinson will hold a General Election on May 6, 2023, to elect four positions for Dickinson City Council. All Council positions are considered at large, meaning each Councilmember services the entire community rather than a district. The 2023 election will include the following positions on the ballot:

  • Mayor
  • Council Member At Large Position 1
  • Council Member At Large Position 3
  • Council Member At Large Position 5

The City has four contested races, with the following candidates vying for office:

  • For Mayor:
    • Sean Skipworth 
    • Kevin Edmonds
  • Council Member At Large Position 1
    • Johnnie Simpson, Jr 
    • Nita Clements
  • Council Member At Large, Position 3
    • Collin Coker
    • Mark Townsend
  • Council Member At Large, Position 5
    • John Ovalle
    • Bill Schick

There will be two early voting locations in the City, as well as two Election Day locations:
  • Dickinson City Hall
    • 4403 Hwy 3, Dickinson, TX 77539
  • Dickinson Community Center
    • 2714 State Hwy 3, Dickinson, TX 77539

The following dates and times will be available for casting your vote in the May 6th election:
  • Early Voting
    • Monday, April 24th, through Friday April 28th 2023 from 8:00am to 5:00pm
    • Monday, May 1st, through Tuesday May 2nd 2023. from 7:00am to 7:00pm
  • Election Day
    • Saturday May 6, 2023 from 7:00am to 7:00pm

There will be numerous other items on the ballot for this election beyond the City races. You will be able to find out more and view a sample ballot online at

To view more information, candidate applications, campaign finance reports, and more on the local Dickinson race, you can visit or call the City Secretary's office at 281-337-2489.