The bond election for Banquete Independent School District has been postponed from May 2 to Nov. 3.


On March 13, Governor Greg Abbott issued a disaster proclamation for the State of Texas, certifying that COVID-19 represents a public health disaster for the entire State of Texas. This public health warning has given elections time to postpone to later dates.


All applications for a ballot by mail for voters that are voting by mail due to being over the age of 65 or due to disability will still be valid for the Nov. 3 election.


All applications for a ballot by mail for voters who submitted such an application based on expected absence from Nueces and San Patricio Counties, as applicable, will not be valid for the Nov. 3 election.


The voter registration deadline for the Nov. 3 election is Oct. 5.


The deadline to submit an application for a ballot by mail for the Nov. 3 election is Oct. 23, and the dates for early voting for such election shall be begin on Oct. 19 and continue through Oct. 30.