More than 3,400 votes cast so far in election
Oct. 24, 2012 at 5:24 a.m.
After three days of early voting, 3,477 people have voted in person in Victoria County.
On Wednesday, 1,163 people voted in person, according to a news release from the county election administrator's office.
Early voting for the Nov. 6 general election continues until Nov. 2.
So far, of the 2,491 ballots that have been mailed, 1,886 have been returned. Twenty-six were received Wednesday.
Of the 132 ballots sent overseas and to military personnel, 45 have been returned.
So far, 11.6 percent of the county's 51,492 registered voters have cast their ballot.
Early voting in person continues at the election administrator's office, 111 N. Glass St., from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays through Nov. 2.
On Friday, two additional sites will open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Dr. Pattie Dodson Public Health Center Classroom A, 2805 N. Navarro St. and Inspiring Scents in the Victoria Mall, 7800 N. Navarro St.
On Saturday, all three sites will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. An additional site at DaCosta Volunteer Fire Department will also be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The week of Oct. 29, the main early voting place, the health department and the Victoria Mall - Inspiring Scents will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Wednesday and from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Nov. 1 and Nov 2.
Bloomington ISD Administration Building will be open for early voting in person from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday and Tuesday. On Wednesday, the Bloomington Fire Station will be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Nov. 1 and Nov. 2.
Early voting by mail applications will be accepted until 5 p.m. Tuesday. Once early voting in person began, mail applications may only be submitted through the mail, through common or contract carrier or by electronic means.