The General Election date for City of Bullard elections is the first Saturday in May. Elections are held each year to elect members of the City Council. The Mayor and two Council Members are elected in odd-numbered years and three Council Members are elected in even-numbered years. The terms of office for each is two years. Candidate applications are filed with the City Secretary during the filing period set out in the Texas Election Code. From time to time special elections on local measures or propositions may also be held by the City.