Rockwall ISD Board Postpones Board Election to November
Update as of 3/23/2020
At their Monday night monthly Board of Trustees meeting, the Rockwall ISD Board members approved postponing the May 2, 2020, local election for at-large board seats Place 6 and Place 7 to the November 3, 2020 general election.
A proclamation issued by Texas Governor Greg Abbott on March 18, 2020, allows governmental subdivisions the authority to postpone the May 2 election date to November 3, 2020 due to the impact of COVID-19. Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees exercised this authority with the action taken at their monthly board meeting.
While the election has been postponed, the candidate filing period will not re-open.
Important dates for the November election include:
- Voter registration deadline - October 5, 2020
- Deadline to submit an application for ballot by mail - October 23, 2020
- Dates for early voting - October 19, 2020 – October 30, 2020
Trustees 2020 Election
UPDATE: The Rockwall ISD Board of Trustees took action at their monthly board meeting on March 23, 2020, to postpone the May 2 election to November 3, 2020. While the election has been postponed, the candidate filing period will not be re-open.
Uniform Election Date (Board Election): Saturday, May 2, 2020
Application packets will be available on January 7, 2020, at the Rockwall ISD Administration Building, 1050 Williams St. Rockwall, TX 75087. Applications will be filed at this same location.
The first day to file an application for Place on the Ballot: January 15, 2020
Last day for a candidate to file an application: February 14, 2020
Locations based on the last election as designated by Rockwall County Elections Administrator:
ELECTION DAY polling places and precincts for said election are hereby designated as follows:
- Polling Place 1 - Rockwall County Library, 1215 E. Yellow Jacket Lane, Rockwall, TX 75087
- Polling Place 2 - Heath City Hall, 200 Laurence, Heath, TX 75032
- Polling Place 3 - Fate City Hall, 1900 C. D. Boren Parkway, Fate, TX 75087
- Polling Place 4 - McLendon-Chisholm City Hall, 1371 West FM 550, McLendon-Chisholm, TX 75032
Location is based on the last election as designated by Kaufman County Elections Administrator:
Kaufman County Courthouse Annex, 100 North Washington Street, Kaufman, Texas 75142
Location is based on the last election as designated by Collin County Elections Administrator:
Collin County Elections Office, 2010 Redbud Blvd., Ste. 102, McKinney, Texas 75069
Candidates can find additional election information here: https://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/voter/2020-important-election-dates.shtml