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Posted on: November 26, 2018

[ARCHIVED] Early Voting in Council Runoff Election Begins Today

Early voting for the Dec. 11 City Council runoff election begins today at the Hays County Government Center Conference Room, 712 S. Stagecoach Trail from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

“We encourage all registered voters to exercise their right and vote in the runoff election,” said City Clerk Jamie Case. “Historically, local runoff elections have lower voter turnout than regular elections, but they are essential to the governance of our community.”

The runoff election is for City Council Place Four, the unexpired term vacated by Mayor Jane Hughson, and for City Council Place 5.

Running for Place Four are Mark Rockeymoore and Shane Scott, and for Place Five are Jocabed “Joca” Marquez and Rick Henderson.

Early voting schedule

Monday, Nov. 26 through Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 30, 2018 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Monday, Dec. 3 through Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Friday, Dec. 7, 2018 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Satellite locations for early voting will also be available at:

Hays County Health Dept., 401 A Broadway St

Dec. 1, 2018 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.;  Dec. 3, 2018 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Dec. 4, 2018 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Texas State San Marcos LBJ Student Center, 700 Student Center Drive

Nov. 28-30, 2018 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.


Dec. 11 - Election Day polling locations are:




Hays County Health Department

401-A Broadway St.

San Marcos, TX 78666


Dunbar Center

801 Martin Luther King Dr.

San Marcos, TX 78666


Allenwood Homes

1201 Thorpe Ln

San Marcos, TX 78666


Stone Brook Senior Center

300 S. Stagecoach Trail

San Marcos, TX 78666


San Marcos Housing, CM Allen Homes

820 Sturgeon

San Marcos, TX 78666


Crockett Elementary School

1300 Girard Street

San Marcos, TX 78666


Brookdale – formally

Horizon Bay at San Marcos

1720 Ranch Road 12

San Marcos, TX 78666


Travis Elementary School

1437 Post Road

San Marcos, TX 78666

The runoff results will be canvassed and the new City Council members sworn in on Wednesday, Dec. 19 at 6 p.m. a City Hall, 630 E. Hopkins.

For more information on the elections, contact the City Clerk’s Office at 512.393.8090 or visit

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