An Ordinance of the City of Buffalo, Texas, extending the General Election previously called on May 2, 2020 to November 3, 2020 as allowed by Proclamation of the Governor issued on March 18, 2020.
Due to the outbreak of COVID19 and the concern for the well being of our citizens, the Mayor issued a Proclamation declaring a disaster in the City on March 19, 2020 and the City Council of the City approved an ordinance extending the declaration on March 23, 2020. Therefore, the May 2, 2020 General Election is postponed to November 3, 2020. Candidate filings will remain valid for the election and the filing period will not be re-opened for the November election. Voter registration deadline is October 5, 2020. The deadline to submit an application for ballot by mail is October 23, 2020. Early voting will be October 19, 2020 through October 30, 2020 at the Buffalo Administration building.