The City Secretary is the Chief Election Official and is responsible for the administration of all city elections. The City of Hewitt conducts a general election on the first Saturday in May of each year. There are seven council members. Each council member serves a two-year term. In 2018, Council Members from Ward 1, Ward 2, and Ward 3 will be elected. More information will be provided in January of 2018. For questions regarding city elections, call the City Secretary at 666-6171 or email.
The date of the next General Election is May 5, 2018. Positions on the ballot include Council members for Ward 1, Place 2, currently held by Council Member Wilbert "Walky" Wachtendorf; Ward 2, Place 2, currently held by Council Member Bill Fuller; and Ward 3, Place 2, currently held by Council Member Steve Fortenberry. The City of Hewitt will begin accepting applications for a place on the ballot on Wednesday, January 17, 2018, through Friday, February 16, 2018, 8 am to 5 pm,Hewitt City Hall, 200 Patriot Court.