86 vote in person on first day of early voting in runoff
June 3, 2013 at 1:03 a.m.
Eighty-six people voted in person Monday on the first day of early voting in the Victoria city council runoff election.
Another 222 have returned mailed ballots. As of Monday, 345 ballots have been mailed.
Early voting in the runoff for Super District 5 continues through June 11. The poll at the election administrator's office, 2805 N. Navarro St., will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m weekdays, except Friday and June 11 when the poll will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Registered voters within Super District 5, in the southern half of the city, are eligible to vote in this election.
Early voting by mail applications will be accepted until 5 p.m. Friday. Only those voters who meet the following criteria are eligible to cast a ballot by mail: 65 years of age or older on or after Election Day; having a disability which prevents them 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 and on Election Day.
Election Day is Saturday, June 15. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
On Election Day, you may only vote at your precinct polling location.
The following election precincts and polling locations are within Super District 5.
1 - Hopkins Academy
2 - County Courthouse
3 - Trinity Episcopal Church
4 - Patti Welder Middle School
5 - Crain Elementary School
7 - O'Connor Elementary School
8 - Shields Elementary School
9 - National Guard Armory
32 - Victoria ISD Administration Building
34 - Dudley Magnet School
35 - F.W. Gross Montessori School.