Crownover: County Elections Secure
Jen Crownover, Comal County Commissioner Pct. 4, says the county is taking every precaution to ensure integrity in upcoming elections.
“Many of you have asked about our elections equipment and the security of it. I can honestly tell you that I’m confident that Comal County has taken every precaution we possibly can to ensure integrity in our elections,” she says.
For more information, she suggests Canyon Lake-area residents review this link from Hart Intercivic, the company that provides election equipment to Comal County.
MyCanyonLake.com will post information about registration and voting locations to its Events calendar.
Oct. 11 is the deadline to register for voting in the Nov. 8 general election.
Voter registration is scheduled at Tye Preston Memorial Library, 16311 S Access Rd, Canyon Lake from 2 to 4 p.m. on Wed., Sept. 21, Wed., Sept. 28 and Wed., Oct. 4.
Mail-in registration forms also are available at the library.
The county advises residents to visit www.votetexas.gov or visit the Comal County Elections Office, 178 E. Mill St. in New Braunfels, to check their eligibility to vote Nov. 8.
Information about early voting, polling places, and changes to state photo ID requirements is available at www.votecomal.com.
90,000 voters registered
As of last Tuesday, Comal County registered 90,000 voters for the November election — nearly 12,000 more than in 2012 – and more than double the number of registered voters for the 1996 election.