November polling locations, Texans to vote on 10 constitutional amendments



 

 

Secretary of State Joe Esparza reminds all eligible Texans to register to vote in the November constitutional amendment election.The last day to register to vote is Monday, October 7, 2019.

“The future of Texas is and will always be in the hands of Texans,” said Deputy Secretary Esparza. “This fall, voters will have the opportunity to directly impact the Texas Constitution, and I strongly encourage all eligible Texans to register to vote so that they can actively participate in shaping the future of the Lone Star State.”

Texans will have the opportunity to approve the following amendments with

Propositiona majority

1vote:

(HJR 72)

“The constitutional amendment permitting a person to hold more than one office as a municipal judge

Propositionat the same

2 (time.”

SJR 79)

“The constitutional amendment providing for the issuance of additional general obligation bonds by the Texas Water Development Board in an amount not to exceed $200 million to provide financial assistance for the development of certain projects in economically distressed areas.”

Proposition 3 (HJR 34)

“The constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide for a temporary exemption from ad valorem taxation of a portion of the appraised value of certain property damaged by a disaster.”

Proposition 4 (HJR 38)

“The constitutional amendment prohibiting the imposition of an individual income tax, including a tax on an individual’s share of partnership and unincorporated association

Propositionincome.”

5 (SJR 24)

“The constitutional amendment dedicating the revenue received from the existing state sales and use taxes that are imposed on sporting goods to the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and the Texas Historical Commission to protect Texas’ natural areas, water quality, and history by acquiring, managing, and improving state and local parks and historic sites while not increasing the rate of the state sales and use taxes.”

Proposition 6 (HJR 12)

“The constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to increase by $3 billion the maximum bond amount authorized for the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute

Propositionof Texas.”

7 (HJR 151)

“The constitutional amendment allowing increased distributions to the available

Propositionschool

8 (HJRfund.”

4)

“The constitutional amendment providing for the creation of the flood infrastructure fund to assist in the financing of drainage, flood mitigation, and flood control projects.”

Proposition 9 (HJR 95)

“The constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation precious metal held in a precious metal depository located

Propositionin this state.”

10 (SJR 32)

“The constitutional amendment to allow the transfer of a law enforcement animal to a qualified caretaker in certain circumstances.”

The first day of early voting is Monday, October 21 through Friday, November 1. The last day to receive ballot by mail is Tuesday, November 5, 2019 (Election Day) at 7 p.m. For more information and resources for voting in Texas, visit VoteTexas.gov.

Following are the Early Voting and Election Day polling places. Because of the recent approval of County Wide Voting in Atascosa Co., any resident of the county may vote at any of the following locations:

Commissioner/Justice of the Peace Precinct #1 Voting Box 7- Leming School, 25 E. Fifth St., Leming Voting Box 15- Pleasanton Civic Center, 115 N Main St., Pleasanton Voting Box 22- Verdi Community Building, 40 Fairview

Commissioner/Rd., Pleasanton

Justice of the Peace Precinct #2

 Voting Box 10- Rossville Historical Community Building, 515 FM 2504, Poteet

 Voting Box 12- Horace Fincher Center, 19031 Priest Blvd., Lytle

 Voting Box 23- Essex Properties, 16335 N. State Hwy 16, Poteet

 Voting Box 24- Justice of the Peace Pct. 2, 1567 FM

Commissioner/3175, Lytle

Justice of the Peace Precinct #3

 Voting Box 13- Iglesia Bautista El Calvario, 811 Oak St., Jourdanton

 Voting Box 17- St. Phillips Catholic Church Hall, 274 Ave. H, Poteet

 Voting Box 18- Charlotte First Baptist Church Hall, 173 S. Yule Ave., Charlotte

Commissioner/Justice of the Peace Precinct #4

 Voting Box 3- Pleasanton Church of Christ, 1003 N. Main, Pleasanton

 Voting Box 4- Campbellton Community Center, 305 St. Francis Ave., Campbellton

 Voting Box 19- Jourdanton Community Center, 1101 Campbell Ave., Jourdanton

 Voting Box 20- Trinity Baptist Church, 1219 N. Bryant, Pleasanton

 Voting Box 21- McCoy Water Supply Office, 2125 FM

Early541, McCoy

Voting locations:

 Atascosa County Elections Office, 914 N. Main St. #115, Jourdanton, TX

 Justice of the Peace Pct. 2, 1567 FM 3175, Lytle

 Justice of the Peace Pct. 4, 744 Hwy 281, South Pleasanton

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