What you need to know for early voting in Victoria County

The following is a statement from the Victoria County Elections Administrator.

Early Voting in Person for November 5, 2019 to adopt or reject the proposed Constitutional Amendments will begin on Monday, October 21, 2019 at the Dr. Pattie Dodson Public Health Center in Classroom A.

Monday through Friday the hours of operation will be 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Thursday & Friday October 31 st & November 1 st the hours will be 7:00 am to 7:00 pm. The Public Health Center is located at 2805 N. Navarro, Classroom A.

All registered voters in Victoria County are eligible to vote in this election. It doesn’t matter the voting precincts in which you live, all are able voting.

Voters will be required to provide an acceptable form of Photo ID to vote in this election.

Acceptable forms of Photo ID are:

Texas Driver’s License issued by DPS
Texas Personal Identification issued by DPS
Texas Personal Identification Card
Texas Handgun License issued by DPS
United States Military Identification Card containing your photograph
United States Citizenship Certificate containing your photograph
United States Passport (book or card)

If you do not possess and cannot reasonably obtain one of these IDs there are provisions in place to assist you in being able to vote.

Early voting by mail is ongoing at this time. Applications for those who qualify will be accepted by mail until 5 pm on Friday, October 25 th . Applications may be hand delivered by applicants until Early Voting begins on October 21 st . To be eligible for a ballot by mail an individual must meet one or more of the following criteria:

65 years of age or older by or on Election Day
Illness or disability that prevents you from entering a polling location
Confined in jail but not having been finally convicted of a felony
Absent from the county during early voting in person or on Election Day

If you are interested in early voting by mail you may contact the Elections Office at 576-0124 to have an application mailed to you. You may also visit the Elections Office website at www.vctx.org/elections and select Early Voting by Mail.

Complete the application online and print it out for your signature. Mail the application to Early Voting Clerk, 2805 N. Navarro, Ste 500, and Victoria, TX 77901-3947.

We cannot accept application to vote by mail in person once early voting in person has begun, it must be mail.