2016 Election Information
South Texas Independent School District will conduct school board member elections on Nov. 8, 2016
Seats up for election (by County and County Commissioner's Precinct):
- Cameron County: Precincts 2 & 4
- Hidalgo County: Precincts 1 & 3
- Willacy County: Precincts 2 & 3
Key dates in election cycle:
- First day to file for a place on the ballot: Saturday, July 23
- Last day to file for a place on the ballot: Monday, Aug. 22, at 5:00 p.m.
- Early voting by personal appearance: Oct. 24-Nov. 4
- General elections for school board members: Nov. 8
Polling places and hours to be available by Aug. 22.
To file for a place on the ballot:
- The application for a place on the ballot is available at the South Texas Independent School District Central Office, located at 100 Med High Drive in Mercedes, Texas. Office hours are from 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday, through Aug. 5, 2016, and from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Fridays, starting Aug. 8, 2016.
- Forms must be completed and turned into the Secretary of the Board. Please contact Sonia Rodriguez via phone at (956) 514-4216, via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
, or in person at the STISD Central Office, located at 100 Med High Dr. in Mercedes (Mile 2 West and Expwy. 83), if you have any questions.
- Election forms can be found at: http://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/voter/2016-important-election-dates.shtml
Forms must be completed and turned into the Secretary of the Board.
Additional Elections Resources:
Legal notices (revised)
Original notices ran in newspapers listed below on Wednesday, June 22, 2016.
- Cameron County: The Brownsville Herald and Valley Morning Star
- Hidalgo County: The Monitor
- Willacy County: The Raymondville Chronicle
Notice of Deadline to File Application for Place on the Ballot
Order of Regular Election for South Texas ISD (to include early voting polling places, dates and times; document to be posted at a later date)