Preparing The Polls During Election Season
By: Mario Hugo Rivera
The Laredo Sun
LAREDO, TX – Óscar Villarreal, Webb County elections administrator, said the election equipment will be tested in Conference Room 1A, located on the first floor of the Billy Hall Jr. Administration Center.
“This test will determine if your computer will accurately count the votes for the candidates for the posts of Webb County and the proposals presented on the ballot,” Villarreal said.
Early voting will take place beginning Feb. 18 – 28 February. On March 4, the general election will be held. More than 50 registered cndidates will be on the ballot.
Positions at stake include: County Judge, Judge for the Courts of Law I and II, District Secretary, County Clerk, Treasurer, Commissioner of Precinct 2 and 4, Justice of the Peace Precinct 1 – Place 2, Justice of the Peace Precinct 2- Place 1, Justice of the Peace Precinct 2 – Place 2 , Justice of the Peace Precincts 3 and 4.
Also included are the posts of president of the Democratic and Republican parties.
Poll information can be found at www.webbcountytx.gov.