Elections

Elections

 

Borger Independent School District

200 E. Ninth

Borger, TX  79007

(806) 273-6481

Email:  tanya.shelton@borgerisd.net

UPDATED March 31, 2020
ORDER OF POSTPONEMENT of ELECTION

ORDEN DE POSPONIMIENTO DE ELECCIÓN

 As a result of the Proclamation by Governor Greg Abbot authorizing the postponement of the May 2, 2020 election until November 3, 2020, the Board of Trustees of Borger ISD finds:

       That the Board so chooses to exercise this authority granted by the Governor’s Proclamation;

       That the election called for May 2, 2020, for the purpose of election two (2) School Board Trustees is postponed and will take place on November 3, 2020;

       That the current candidate filings that were timely filed for the May 2, 2020 election will remain valid for the November 3, 2020 election date.  The postponement does not reopen candidate filings.  

       That the ABBMs (Applications for Ballot by Mail) received 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 postponed election;

       That the ABBMs for voters who submitted ABBMs based on expected absence from the county will not be valid for the postponed election;

      That the major relevant dates for the November election are:                                                                                                               
                       •  October 5, 2020 – Voter registration deadline

               •  October 23, 2020 – the deadline to submit an ABBM

               •  October 19 – October 30, 2020 – The dates for early voting:

That the Borger ISD Board of Trustees will take action no later than August 17, 2020, to
make any necessary revisions to the original Order of Election.
 



 

First date to file for School Board Trustee Election is January 15, 2020.

The last date to file for School Board Trustee is February 14, 2020.

The election will be held on Tuesday, November 3, 2020

The polling places will be as follows: 

Paul Belton for Precincts 42 and 33. 

Fairlanes Baptist Church for Precincts 14 and 23

Borger Middle School for Precinct 11

Early Voting will take place at Borger City Hall from October 19 - October 30, 2020

Requirements to run for a School Board Trustee are as follows:

1. Be a United States citizen.

2. Be 18 years of age or older on the first day of the term to be filled at the election or on the date of appointment, as applicable.

3. Have not been determined by a final judgment of a court exercising probate jurisdiction to be totally mentally incapacitated or partially mentally incapacitated without the right to vote.

4. Have not been finally convicted of a felony from which the person has not been pardoned or otherwise released from the resulting disabilities.

5. Have resided continuously in the state for 12 months and in the territory from which the office is elected for six months immediately preceding the following date:

 a. For an independent candidate, the date of the regular filing deadline for a candidate's application for a place on the ballot.

 b. For a write-in candidate, the date of the election at which the candidate's name is written in.

 c. For an appointee to an office, the date the appointment is made.

6. Be registered to vote in the territory from which the office is elected on the date described at item 5, above.
There are two positions eligible for the year 2020.


Board of Trustees Link

 

ORDEN DE POSPONIMIENTO DE ELECCIÓN
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