Leon Valley
TX

Resolution
17-021R

Discuss and Consider Possible Action on a Resolution Canvassing the Returns and Declaring the Official Results of the City of Leon Valley, Texas, May 06, 2017 General Election.

Information

Department:AdministrationSponsors:
Category:Appointment

Item Discussion

PURPOSE

 

The City Council ordered the May 06, 2017,General Election on February 07, 2017, by adopting Resolution No. 17-004R for the purpose of calling a General Election to elect one (1) Council Member to Council Place 1, one (1) Council Member to Council Place No. 3 and one (1) Council Member to Council Place No. 5, by the qualified voters of the City of Leon Valley; and authorizing the City Manager to contract with the Bexar County Elections Administrator for the conduct of said election, and providing details relating to the conduct of holding the election.

 

Accordingly, the May 06, 2017 General Election was held jointly with Bexar County. This communication serves as transmittal to the back-up information and analysis based on voter activity, including early voting and the actual May 06, 2017 Election Day results.

 

FISCAL IMPACT

 

None

 

S.E.E. STATEMENT

 

Social Equity - The electoral process enables residents of Leon Valley who are qualified voters to engage in the promotion and provision of a superior quality of life through the determination of its elected leadership.

 

Environmental Stewardship - Not applicable

 

Economic Development - Not applicable

 

Document Comments

RECOMMENDATION

 

Staff recommends the approval of this resolution and the canvass of the May 06, 2017 City of Leon Valley General Election.

 

Body

A RESOLUTION AND ORDER CANVASSING THE RETURNS AND DECLARING THE OFFICIAL RESULTS OF CITY OF LEON VALLEY, TEXAS, MAY 06, 2017 GENERAL ELECTION TO ELECT ONE THREE COUNCIL MEMBERS FOR THE CITY OF LEON VALLEY, TEXAS.

 

There came to be considered the returns of an election held on May 06, 2017 for the purpose of electing three Council Members and it appearing from said returns, duly and legally made, that each of the candidates in said election received the following votes:

 

COUNCIL PLACE No. 1              COUNCIL PLACE No. 3                 COUNCIL PLACE No. 5 David Edwards   509              Monica Alcocer         410           David Jordan              577             

Zach Marcotte    112                    Marianna Sanchez   215

                                                                                                                                                         

NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF LEON VALLEY, TEXAS:

 

That the election was duly called; that notice of said election was given in accordance with law and that said election was held in accordance with law; David Edwards was elected to City Council Place No. 1 and that Monica Alcocer was elected to City Council Place No. 3 and David Jordan was elected to City Council Place No. 5. Said above named parties are hereby declared duly elected to said respective offices, subject to the taking of their oaths of office as provided by the laws of the State of Texas and the City of Leon Valley, Texas.

 

It is further found and determined that in accordance with the order of this governing body that the City Secretary posted written notice of the date, place and subject of this meeting on the bulletin board located at the City Hall, a place convenient to the public, and said notice having been so posted and remaining posted continuously for at least 72 hours preceding the date of this meeting. A copy of the return of said posting shall be attached to the minutes of this meeting and shall be made a part thereof for all intents and purposes.

 

 

Meeting History

May 16, 2017 7:00 PM  City Council Regular Meeting

City Secretary Saundra Passailaigue presented the canvass of the returns for the May 06, 2017 General Election to elect one (1) Council Member to Council Place 1, one (1) Council Member to Council Place No. 3 and one (1) Council Member to Council Place No. 5, by the qualified voters of the City of Leon Valley.

A motion was made by Council Member Benny Martinez seconded by Council Member David Jordan, to approve resolution and the canvass of the May 06, 2017 City of Leon Valley General Election as presented.

RESULT:ADOPTED [UNANIMOUS]
MOVER:Benny Martinez, Council Place 4
SECONDER:David Jordan, Mayor Pro Tem
AYES:David Jordan, David Edwards, Belinda Ealy, Monica Alcocer, Benny Martinez

Discussion