Early Voting begins today for the Texas Constitutional Amendments and Coahoma School Bond Election and will continue through November 3rd.
The items on the ballot in addition to the Coahoma ISD Bond Proposition, include the “Home Equity Loan Amendment”, which makes changes to the home equity loan provision of constitution, the “Financial Institutions to Offer Prizes to Promote Savings Amendment” which would authorizes financial institutions to offer prizes to promote savings, the “Property Tax Exemption for Surviving Spouses of First Responders Killed in Line of Duty Amendment” which would authorizes property tax exemption for surviving spouses of first responders killed in line of duty, along with others. For a list of the items on the ballot for this election you can check out the Howard County Elections Facebook page or pick up an amendment information packet from their office.
According to Jodi Duck, Howard County Elections Administrator, it’s important to participate in this election because not many people turn out to vote and your ONE vote has a lot of weight in this election. To place your early vote, you can go to the Howard County Courthouse 1st floor between the house of 8 AM and 5 PM.