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May 6, 2017 Fort Bend ISD Board of Trustees Election Information

Individuals who are seeking to run for Fort Bend ISD Board of Trustee Position 1, Position 4 and Position 5 seats may file applications for a place on the ballot beginning Wednesday, January 18, 2017 through Friday, February 17, 2017. Individuals must file applications in person at the FBISD Administration Building (16431 Lexington Blvd., Sugar Land 77479), Monday through Friday, between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.  On February 17, 2017, the deadline to file an application for a place on the ballot is extended to 5:00 p.m.
Voters in Fort Bend ISD will go to the polls on May 6 to elect trustees in three positions.  Voters in Fort Bend ISD may vote for all positions.

Election Information

Your Board of Trustees, comprised of seven local citizens, provides an important public service to the Fort Bend community and serves without compensation. In accordance with the Texas Elections Code, Fort Bend ISD calls Board elections for the second Saturday in May of each year. Vacancies occurring after the election are filled by appointment until the next election is conducted.

Specific information on upcoming elections, including the election calendar and filing deadlines, will be posted to this page as it becomes available.  General information and statutory requirements regarding elections are available in Board policy: BBA (Legal), BBB (Legal) and BBB (Local)

Trustees are elected to three-year terms on a rotating basis. Two are elected each year, one from each side of the district (Position 1, 2 and 3 on the West, and Positions 5, 6 and 7 on the East). Also, every third year, the “at large” Position 4, is elected.

The seven Board of Trustees members are voted on by all residents of the district, and represent all residents of the District.
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