2024 General Election (2024 Eleccion General) 

Mailing Address
(Dirección Postal):
Town of Argyle
P.O. Box 609
Argyle, TX 76226
Telephone Number
(Número de Teléfono):
Email Address
(Dirección de Correo Electrónico):
Candi Smith
Town Secretary
Elected Officers 
(Oficiales Electos)
Year Elected
(Año Elegido)
Term Expires
(El Término Expira)
Rick Bradford, Mayor (Alcalde) 2023 2025
Gustav Svehla Place 1 (Lugar 1) appointed 2023 2024
Ronald Schmidt, Place 2 (Lugar 2) 2023 2025
Chad Boyd, Place 3 (Lugar 3) appointed 2023 2024
Casey Stewart, Place 4 (Lugar 4) 2023 2025
Cynthia Hermann, Place 5 (Lugar 5) appointed 2023 2024

The Town of Argyle's 2024 General Election will be canceled due to all candidates being unopposed.

Certification of Unopposed Candidates

Had the election been held it would have been on Saturday, May 4, 2024, at polling locations determined by Denton County Elections: https://www.votedenton.gov/.

(Las elecciones generales de 2024 de la ciudad de Argyle se llevarán a cabo el sábado 4 de mayo de 2024 en los lugares de votación determinados por las elecciones del condado de Denton: https://www.votedenton.gov/).

The following Town Council positions will be filled in the upcoming General Election: Town Council Place One (Gustav Svehla, Current Office Holder), Town Council Place Three (Chad Boyd, Current Office Holder), and Town Council Place Five (Cynthia Hermann, Current Office Holder).

(Los siguientes puestos del Concejo Municipal se cubrirán en las próximas Elecciones Generales: Lugar del Consejo 1 (Gustav Svehla, Oficina actual), Lugar del Consejo 3 (Chad Boyd, Oficina actual) and Lugar del Consejo 5 (Cynthia Hermann, Oficina actual)).

Candidate Eligibility Requirements (Requisitos de Elegibildad del Candidato): Type A, General Law City (Local Government Code, Section 22.032)

Mayor (Alcalde)

  • Residence - 1 year in state prior to the filing deadline; 1 year in city/town prior to election day
  • Age - 18
  • Must be a registered voter in the county elected from by the filing deadline

Alderman/Town Council Member (Miembro del Consejo)

  • Residence - 1 year in state prior to filing deadline; 6 months in the city/town prior to filing deadline
  • Age - 18
  • Must be a registered voter in the county elected from by the filing deadline

The period for filing an application for a place on the Town of Argyle 2023 General Election begins on Wednesday, January 17, 2024, and ends on Friday, February 16, 2024, by 5:00 p.m.(El período para presentar una solicitud para un lugar en la Elección General de la Ciudad de Argyle 2023 comienza el miércoles 17 de enero de 2023 y finaliza el viernes 16 de febrero de 2024 a las 5:00 p.m.).

Argyle Town Council Meeting Agendas and Minutes are posted to

the City's website at the following link: https://www.argyletx.com/AgendaCenter.

(Las agendas y actas de las reuniones del Concejo Municipal de Argyle se publican en el sitio web de la Ciudad en el siguiente enlace: https://www.argyletx.com/AgendaCenter).


As of February 22, the Town has received a certificate of withdrawal from Martin Brading for Town Council Place 5. 


Gustav Svehla
Appointment of Campaign TreasurerCode of Fair Campaign PracticesFinancial Reports


Chad Boyd (Application)Appointment of Campaign TreasurerCode of Fair Campaign PracticesFinancial Reports


Cynthia Hermann
Appointment of Campaign TreasurerCode of Fair Campaign PracticesFinancial Reports

Election Resources

The following information and downloadable forms are provided for your convenience. The forms and guides are updated to comply with changes made to the law.


Notice of Deadline to File Application for Place on the Ballot

Notice of Drawing for Place on Ballot

Order of Election for Town of Argyle

Certification of Unopposed Candidates


Important Dates for the 2024 General Election (Limited) (PDF)

Candidate Guides/Packet

Filers will find answers to most of their questions in the instructions guides to the forms. Please email Candi Smith, Town Secretary, for additional guidance.

Please note, as a candidate for public office, you are encouraged to read and become familiar with the information relating to campaign laws and procedures included in the packet.  Please be advised that the Town Secretary's Office will be able to assist you with questions relating to the filing requirements for certain election-related documents.  However, the Town Secretary's Office is unable to help candidates with the completion of such documents or pass judgment regarding the sufficiency and timeliness of their required filing. 

Helpful Documents/Links