COVID-19 Update: Local Elections Postponed

Abbott Announces Elections Pushed Back

Latest COVID-19 Fallout Hits Electoral Process

March 18, 2020

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a proclamation suspending provisions of the Texas Election Code to allow political subdivisions to postpone their 2020 local elections.

This means local governments now have the ability to postpone their May 2, 2020 elections until November 3, 2020.

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