Two candidates for Mayor, Districts 2 and 6 unopposed

Feb 17, 2023

Updated March 6, 2023–Two candidates have filed to run for Mayor while the Georgetown City Council incumbents for Districts 2 and 6 are unopposed. The deadline to file for candidates for Mayor or City Council was today at 5 p.m.

Incumbent Josh Schroeder and Jonathan Dade have filed to run for Mayor. Incumbent Council Members Shawn Hood (District 2) and Jake French (District 6) each filed to be re-elected.

According to a new state law, if a candidate in a single-member district is unopposed, but an at-large race in the jurisdiction is contested, then unopposed candidates will appear on the ballot.

Georgetown City Council members serve three-year terms representing one of seven, single-member districts. The mayor also serves a three-year term.

The last day to register to vote for the May election is April 6.

Early in-person voting is April 24-May 2. Election day is May 6. Early voting and Election day polling places, dates, and times will be listed at

For details about the city election, go to

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