Elections & Voting

May 1, 2021 Special Municipal Election

The Robinson City Council has called, through resolution, a Special Municipal Election, to bring before voters amendments to the city charter. These amendments either provide for new regulations or change specific sections of the charter based on factors like – the growth of the community, new services provided by the City, or to bring the City charter in line with new laws passed by the state legislature.

These proposed amendments will be the first time amendments have been proposed since the Charter was adopted in 1999. 

Find More Information on:

May 1, 2021 Special Municipal Election
Charter Election Propositions
Charter Review Commission


May 1, 2021 Joint General Election

Election Day polls are open 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Deadline to Register to Vote by April 1, 2021

Deadline to Apply for a Ballot by Mail Application is April 20, 2021

Voting Info Page

Supporting Documents

Early Voting Information

Early Voting Locations

McLennan County Elections Administration Office
Records Building (Basement)
214 North 4th Street, Suite 300
Waco, TX 76701

Robinson Community Center
106 W. Lyndale Avenue
Robinson, TX 76706

Waco Multi-Purpose Community Center West Waco Library
1020 Elm Avenue 5301 Bosque Blvd
Waco, TX 76704 Waco, TX 76710

Hewitt City Hall/Library
200 Patriot Court
Hewitt, TX 76643

Dates and Times
Monday, April 19, 2021 through Friday, April 23, 2021 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Saturday, April 24, 2021 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Monday, April 26, 2021 through Tuesday, April 27, 2021 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM

City Council Elections

The City of Robinson holds a General Election each November for elections to the City Council. (La Ciudad de Robinson tiene una Elección general cada Noviembre para elecciones al Concilio de la Ciudad.)

Current Council Members

City of Robinson Council Members are elected “at-large”, each representing the entire community.  

  • Bert Echterling, Mayor (Alcalde)
  • Jeremy Stivener, Mayor (Alcalde) Pro-Tem
  • Jimmy Eubanks
  • Steve Janics
  • James (Jim) Mastergeorge
  • Jimmy Rogers
  • Jana Follender

Candidate Qualification Information

To run for City Council, a candidate must file for office within the posted filing period. The filing period can be found in the Notice of Deadline to File and the General Election Candidate Packet. In addition, see below for qualifications outlined by the City of Robinson Charter and the State of Texas Election Code.

Robinson Home Rule Charter Qualifications 

  • Must be a citizen of the United States, and a resident of Robinson for at least the previous 12 months
  • Must reside in Robinson for the entire term of office

Texas Eligibility Requirements for Public Office

  • Citizen of the United States
  • 18 years old
  • Have not been determined mentally incompetent by a final judgment in court
  • No felony convictions
  • Resided in the state continuously for the previous 12 months
  • Must satisfy any other eligibility requirements prescribed by law for this office

McLennan County Election Page

Applications for ballot by mail should be mailed to:

Kathy E. Van Wolfe
McLennan County Elections Administrator
P.O. Box 2450
Waco, Texas 76703-2450
Email Kathy E. Van Wolfe

Last Day to Register to Vote is 30 days prior to an election.

View more information about registering to vote.

Helpful Election Links:

Texas Secretary of StateTexas Ethics CommissionMcLennan County Elections Office


Voter ID Requirements

Pursuant to State Law, voter ID is required when voting in the State of Texas. For detailed information on this law, visit the Texas Secretary of State’s website.

2021 Joint General Election 

City of Robinson Council Members are elected during the November election. All council members are elected “at-large,” each representing the entire community.  Three City councilmember positions are expiring in 2021, those councilmembers are listed below. Each councilmember is elected at-large for two-year terms. 

  • Jana Follender
  • Jimmy Rogers
  • Steve Janics

Dates for Filing an Application for a Place on the City of Robinson General Election Ballot for 2021:

Start Date: TBA
End Date: TBA
Applications can be filed with the City Secretary during normal business hours, Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.