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Trustee Election

Mercedes ISD School Trustee Election

November 3, 2020

Current state law requires a candidate for trustee of an independent school district to be a qualified voter by the time required as prescribed by Election Code Section 141.001. An Application for Place on the Ballot (PDF) must be filed with the Elections Administrator located at the

Mercedes ISD Central Office, 206 W 6th Street, Mercedes, Texas 78570

(956) 514-2000

 

 

Terms and Election Schedule
Board members shall be elected for four-year terms, with elections conducted biennially, on the November uniform election date, of even-numbered years, as follows:

Places 1, 2, 3 and 4
The election for places 1, 2, 3 and 4 shall be held in November 2022, 2026, 2030, and in four-year intervals thereafter.

Places 5, 6, and 7
The election for places 5, 6, and 7 shall be held in November 2020, 2024, 2028, and in four-year intervals thereafter.


First Day to File for a Place on the Ballot
Saturday, July 18, 2020

Last Day to File for a Place on the Ballot
Monday, August 17, 2020, at 5:00 p.m.

Last Day to File a Declaration of Write-in Candidacy
Friday, August 21, 2020

Early Voting Polling Place, Dates and Times
Early voting begins Monday, October 19, 2020

and ends on Friday, October 30, 2020
Mercedes Civic Center
530 W 2nd Street
Mercedes, Texas 78570

 

Early Voting Polling Place:
Location: Mercedes Civic Center
530 W 2nd Street
Mercedes, Texas 78570

Dates & Times:
Monday thru Saturday, October 19-24, 2020 from 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Sunday, October 25, 2020, from 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Monday thru Friday, October 26-30, 2020 from 7:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Election Day, Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Election Day County Wide Polling Locations open 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM


Local Polling Place Locations and Addresses:
Mercedes Civic Center
530 W 2nd Street
Mercedes, Texas 78570

 

Zachary Taylor Elementary

900 N Missouri

Mercedes, Texas 78570

 

Mercedes Early Childhood Center

950 W 6th Street

Mercedes, Texas 78570

 

Progreso Community Center

510 N FM 1015

Progreso, Texas 78579

 

Requirements for School Trustee
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