Elections & Voting

City Council Elections

The City of Robinson holds a General Election each November for for the purpose of electing City Council persons jointly with McLennan County. (La Ciudad de Robinson tiene una Elección general cada Noviembre para elecciones al Concilio de la Ciudad.)

March 5, 2024 Joint Primary Election and May 5, 2024 Uniform Election

The city of Robinson will not have anything on the March 5, 2024 or the May 4, 2024 Election, but you can find more information on McLennan County's Election page.

Voting/Polling Location for Robinson

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

Find a list of additional polling locations in McLennan county here

Election Resources

McLennan County Elections

Texas Secretary of State Elections

Texas Ethics Commissions

November 5, 2024 Joint General Election 

City of Robinson Council Members are elected during the November election. Council members are elected by place, each representing the entire community. There are four city councilmember positions expiring in 2024, those councilmembers are listed below. Each councilmember will be elected to a place for a two-year term. 

  • Mayor - Bert Echterling
  • Council Member, Place 2 - Jeremy Stivener
  • Council Member, Place 4 - Jim Mastergeorge
  • Council Member, Place 6 - Michael Baker

Voting Information for November 5, 2024 Election

Voting Dates and Times
Last Day to Register to Vote
Monday, October 7, 2024
Early Voting
Monday, October 21, 2024 through Thursday, October 31, 20248 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday, November 1, 20248 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, February 25, 20241 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Monday, February 26 through Friday, March 1, 20247 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Election Day
Tuesday, November 5, 20247 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Last Day to Receive Ballot by Mail Application
Tuesday, November 5, 2024 (Election Day)
by 7 p.m.*
Wednesday, November 6, 2024 (Day After Election Day)by 5 p.m.*

*If carrier envelope is postmarked by 7:00 p.m. at the location of the election on Election Day (unless overseas or military voter deadlines apply).

Voting Info Page

Resources for Candidates

Current Council Members

City of Robinson Council Members are now elected to place numbers after the May 1, 2021 Special Election and approval of charter amendments. Find updated Charter here. Each councilmember represents the entire community.  

  • Mayor (even-numbered place) - Bert Echterling
  • Council Member, Place 1 - Jimmy Rogers
  • Council Member, Place 2 - Jeremy Stivener, Mayor Pro-Tem
  • Council Member, Place 3 - Charlie Burch
  • Council Member, Place 4 - Jim Mastergeorge
  • Council Member, Place 5 - Brittany McLean 
  • Council Member, Place 6 - Michael Baker

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 in the General Election Candidate Packet once available. 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