|EARLY VOTING BEGINS WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 20|
MARCH 2, 2013 SPECIAL RUNOFF ELECTION FOR STATE SENATE DISTRICT 6
Houston, TX – Harris County Clerk Stan Stanart announced today important information regarding early voting and voting by mail for the Special Runoff Election for State Senate District 6 which was ordered by the Governor to take place Saturday, March 2, 2013.
“State Senate District 6 is one of five Senate districts that are wholly or in part within Harris County. It is a high profile position that merits the attention and participation of all the voters who reside within Senate District 6,” said Stan Stanart, Harris County Clerk and Chief Election Official.
There will be 7 early voting locations during the Early Voting Period for the Special Election in Senate District 6. Eligible voters will have 7 days to cast a ballot in-person prior to Election Day, Saturday, March 2nd, including one weekend. The Early Voting Schedule is as follows:
February 20 - February 22: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
February 23: 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
February 24: 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
February 25 - February 26: 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
“I strongly encourage voters who are physically disabled and cannot stand in line, or gravely ill to vote by mail. Voters 65 and over and voters that cannot get to the polls can also vote using a mail in ballot. The complete list of those eligible to vote by mail can be found at www.HarrisVotes.com,” asserted Stanart. The last day to apply for a ballot by mail is Friday, February 22.
The Harris County Clerk’s office began sending mail ballots to eligible voters who requested a mail ballot for the runoff on February 13. Stanart urged eligible voters who will be voting by mail to vote their ballot as soon as they receive it and return it to the County Clerk’s office promptly.
For more information regarding early voting, voting by mail, sample ballots, and Election Day polling locations, voters should visit www.HarrisVotes.com or call 713.755.6965.
Early Voting Locations for the Special Runoff Election For State Senate District 6
Harris County Administration Building
1001 Preston, 1st Floor
Holy Name Catholic Church
1912 Marion Street
Houston, TX 77009
4410 Navigation Boulevard
Houston, TX 77011
H.C.C.S Southeast College, Learning Hub
6815 Rustic, Building D
Houston, TX 77087
Galena Park Library
1500 Keene Street
Galena Park, TX 77547
Hardy Senior Center
11901 West Hardy Road
Houston, TX 77076
Baytown Community Center
2407 Market Street,
Baytown, TX 77520