Board of Trustee Election May 5, 2018

The GCISD Board of Trustee Election, for the purpose of electing a Trustee for Place 1 and Place 2, will be held on May 5, 2018. The first day to file for a place on the ballot is January 17, 2018. The last day to file for a place on the ballot is February 16, 2018.

In order to ensure that the election process is transparent, fair and open to all, there are several websites and government agencies, listed below, that can answer questions or address concerns. For more information, please contact the Secretary of State’s Office at 800.252.VOTE (8683).
Tarrant County Elections Administration is responsible for voter registration and conducting all federal, state, and county elections and certain elections for municipalities, independent school districts and other political subdivisions that contract with Tarrant County for elections services. Additional information may be obtained at 817.831.VOTE (8683) or http://access.tarrantcounty.com/en/elections.html.
     
Secretary of State serves as the Chief Election Officer for the state of Texas, assisting county election officials and ensuring the uniform application and interpretation of election laws through the state. This office may be contacted at 800.252.VOTE (8683) or 512.463.5650 or via
www.sos.state.tx.us. The Texas Secretary of State created http://www.votetexas.gov/ to provide election information such as where to vote, what to bring, what the process is like, and much more, in a user-friendly format.
     
Texas Ethics Commission provides guidance to candidates and political parties to maintain equality for all involved in the election process. The Commission may be contacted at 800.735.2989 or 512.463.5800 or
http://www.ethics.state.tx.us/

Voter Registration Application Form:

http://access.tarrantcounty.com/content/dam/main/elections/VR/VR_appl.pdf
http://access.tarrantcounty.com/content/dam/main/elections/VR/VR_appl_Spanish.pdf
or  https://webservices.sos.state.tx.us/vrapp/index.asp

Printed applications may be returned by mail or in person to:
Voter Registration
Tarrant County Elections
2700 Premier St.
Fort Worth, TX 76111

Early voting begins on April 23, 2018.
Last day to early vote is May 1, 2018.