Early voting begins Monday
Nine proposed constitutional amendments, plus a local expanded beer and wine sales county proposition, will be on the ballot when early voting by personal appearance begins Monday, Oct. 21, at the Gillespie County Courthouse ahead of the Nov. 5 general election.
Early voting will continue through Friday, Nov. 1, and will take place in the county commissioners’ courtroom from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
A non-partisan League of Women Voters of Texas Voters Guide is included in this edition. The section outlines the nine propositions, and presents arguments for and against each. A sample ballot will appear in next week’s newspaper.
An opportunity for weekend voting will be held Saturday, Oct. 26, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the courthouse, and again from 1-3 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 27.
Applications to vote by mail in the Nov. 5 election will be accepted until a 4 p.m. deadline Oct. 25 in the courthouse office of Gillespie County Clerk Mary Lynn Rusche, 101 W. Main, Unit No. 13, Fredericksburg, TX 78624.
On election day, the county will set up 13 polling locations at Fredericksburg (eight), Harper, Stonewall, Doss, Willow City and Tierra Linda from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
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