The Town of Fairview operates under a Council-Manager form of government. The Town Council consists of a Mayor and six Councilmembers that are volunteers elected at-large.

According to the Town of Fairview Charter, no person shall serve as Mayor for more than three successive terms, and no person shall serve as Councilmember for more than three successive terms. Their term of office shall be for a period of two years or any portion thereof.

2018 Election Information

The Town’s next General Election will occur on Saturday, May 5, 2018. The terms of office that will expire in May 2018 are Town Council Seats 2, 4 and 6. Potential candidate information packets will be available via email at or for pickup at Town Hall after January 2, 2018. Candidates may begin returning their applications to be placed on the ballot and other candidate paperwork to Town Hall beginning on January 17. The deadline for filing notarized applications to be placed on the ballot is 5 p.m. on Friday, February 16, 2018. Applications may not be notarized, corrected or filed after filing deadline.

Candidates that have filed an application for a place on the May 5, 2018 General Election ballot are listed below in no particular order (as of February 16):

Seat 2: John Adler; Cynthia Brugge

Seat 4: Anthony Mattei; Nancy Lewis

Seat 6: Renee Powell; Roland Feldman


Notice of Deadline to File Applications for Place on Ballot (Aviso de Fecha Limite para Presentar Solicitudes para un Lugar en la Boleta) 

Notice of Drawing For Place on Ballot (Aviso de Dibujo de Lugar en la Boleta)


Other Helpful Links:

Collin County Elections Administrator

Texas Secretary of State Elections Division

Texas Ethics Commission


2017 Election Results

May 6, 2017 Results  

November 7, 2017 Bond Election Results

Collin County Election Results


Council Term Expirations

  • Seats 2, 4, 6 - May 2018
  • Mayor and Seats 1, 3, 5 - May 2019

Learn more about the Town's current Mayor and Councilmembers.

Council Qualifications

According to the Town of Fairview Charter Section 3.02, a Town Council candidate must:

  • Be a qualified voter of the town
  • Be twenty-one (21) years of age
  • Have resided in the town no less than twelve months immediately preceding election day
  • Meet the requirements of the Texas Election Code
  • Continually reside within the town during the term of office