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Conducting Elections

MAY 2020 ELECTION NOTICE (H.B. 305)

 

The Texas State Legislature passed House Bill 305 (attached) or https://capitol.texas.gov/tlodocs/86R/billtext/html/HB00305F.htm on June 14, 2019 and becomes effective on September 1, 2019. The bill requires that a political subdivision, with the authority to impose a tax that at any time on or after January 1, 2019, maintained a publicly accessible Internet website, shall include certain information, including information regarding upcoming elections, on that web site pursuant to the effective date.

SFISD BOARD OF TRUSTEES

 

Place 1: Michael Robinson

Place 2: Rusty Ratliff, Secretary

Place 3: Billy Rider, Vice-President

Place 4: Stacey Boothe, President

Place 5: Brandon Williams

Place 6: Tom Chaney

Place 7: Mary Lou Lozier

SCHOOL BOARD TRUSTEE ELECTION 2020

 

School Board Trustee places 4 and 5 will be elected May 2, 2020, to be held in Fritch, Texas. Here you will find all information for the 2020 School Board Trustee Election. Click here for candidate application form & instructions https://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/forms/pol-sub/2-21f.pdf

REQUIREMENTS FOR FILING FOR CANDIDACY:

 

In order to gain a place on the May 2, 2020 ballot for School Board Trustee places 4 and 5, prospective candidates must meet the qualifications set forth by the Texas Association of School Boards (TASB) and file a completed application prior to February 14, 2020. Click Here for TASB’s FAQ’s on Board candidates and elections. https://www.tasb.org/services/legal-services/tasb-school-law-esource/governance/documents/running-for-sch-bd.pdf

FILING DATES AND TIMES:

(Fechas y Horario para Entregar Aplicaciones)

 

Start Date: January 15, 2020

(Fecha Inicial: 15 de enero, 2020)

 

End Date: February 14, 2020

(Fecha de Cierre: 14 de febrero, 2020)

 

Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

(Horario de la Oficina)

 

Physical address for filing applications in person for place on the ballot

(Dirección Física para entregar las aplicaciones en persona para lugar en la boleta)

 

Sanford-Fritch ISD

540 Eagle Blvd.

Fritch, Texas

 

Address to mail applications for place on the ballot (if filing by mail):

(Dirección a donde enviar las aplicaciones para un lugar en la boleta (en caso de aplicar por correo:)

 

Sanford-Fritch ISD

PO Box 1290

Fritch, Texas 79036

ELECTION CALENDAR

 

January 1, 2020 – First day to apply for ballot by mail

 

January 15, 2020 – First day for filing applications for place on general election ballot; first day for write-in candidate to submit declaration

 

February 14, 2020 – Last day for filing application for place on ballot for election; must be received in Superintendent Secretary’s office by 5:00 p.m.

 

February 18 , 2020 – Last day for filing as a write-in candidate in election

 

April 2, 2020 – Last day to Register to Vote

 

April 20, 2020 – First day for early voting by personal appearance. Last day to Apply for Ballot by Mail (Received, not Postmarked)

 

April 20 & April 28, 2020 – Extended hours of early voting (7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.)

 

April 28, 2020 – Last day for early voting by personal appearance

 

May 2, 2020 – Election Day – The School District will be open at 7:00 a.m. Last day to Receive Ballot by Mail

VOTING

 

Spanish-speaking workers will be available at each of the following locations.

Trabajadores de habla hispana estarán disponibles en cada entro electoral.

 

Early Voting polling location:

Fritch Library

205 N. Cornell Ave.

Fritch, Texas

 

Election day location:

Sanford-Fritch ISD Administration Building

540 Eagle Blvd.

Fritch, Texas

CONTACT

 

Tonya Stephenson

Executive Secretary

Email: tstephenson@sfisd.net

Phone: 806-397-0159 Ext. 4

540 Eagle Blvd.

Fritch, Texas 79036