Election Info

Early Voting Begins on Tuesday, October 13.
New location:
Early voting has moved from Port Isabel City Hall to the Port Isabel Event and Cultural Center, at 309 Railroad St in Port Isabel.
Tuesday, Oct. 13 - Friday, Oct. 16 [9 a.m. to 7 p.m.]
Saturday, Oct. 17 - Sunday, Oct. 18 [10 a.m. to 5 p.m.]
Monday, Oct. 19 - Friday, Oct. 23 [9 a.m. to 7 p.m.]
Saturday, Oct. 24 - Sunday, Oct. 25 [10 a.m. - 5 p.m.]
Monday, Oct. 26 - Wed., Oct. 28 [9 a.m. - 7 p.m.]
Thursday, Oct. 29 - Friday, Oct. 30 [8 a.m. - 8 p.m.]
Election Day: Tuesday, November 3, 2020 [7 a.m. - 7 p.m.]
Parking. Handicapped accessible.

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RESOLUTION NO. 08-18-2020

[UPDATED 10/2/2020]

Voting location has been updated: 309 E. Railroad Ave., Port Isabel.

ORDER OF GENERAL ELECTION

(ORDEN DE ELECCION GENERAL)

A Resolution  amending Resolution  01-29-20-01 of the City of Port Isabel, Texas, to revise the order of election originally to be held May 2, 2020, and now re-set for November 3, 2020, in CITY OF PORT ISABEL, Cameron County, Texas for the purpose of electing city officers as required by Article XVI, (Una Resolución que modifica la Resolución 01-29-20-01 de la Ciudad de Port Isabel, Texas, para revisar el orden de elección que originalmente se llevaría a cabo el 2 de mayo de 2020, y ahora se restablece para el 3 de noviembre de 2020 en la CIUDAD DE PORT. ISABEL, Condado de Cameron, Texas con el propósito de elegir a los funcionarios de la ciudad como lo requiere el Artículo XVI,) [See complete document]


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November 3, 2020 Election Ballot

2020-07-28_18-21-38

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Ref:  Postponing May General Election to November General Election

July 23, 2020

Notice to all the Citizens of Port Isabel

The City of Port Isabel Commission approved Ordinance 03-23-2020 Postponing the General Election to be held on the 2nd day of May 2020 for the purpose of electing members of the Port Isabel City Commission for Mayor, Commissioner Place 1 and Commissioner Place 2 to the 3rd day of November.  As per the Governor’s Proclamation March 18, 2020 Section 418.016 of the Texas Government Code to allow local political subdivisions that are utilizing the May 2, 2020 uniform election date to postpone their elections to the November 3, 2020 uniform election date.  Due to the ongoing of the COVID-19 outbreak.

Jared Hockema,
City Manager
956-943-2682

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Internet Posting Requirements for Political Subdivisions

May 12, 2020

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NOTICE OF POSTPONEMENT OF MAY GENERAL ELECTION TO NOVEMBER GENERAL ELECTION

March 24, 2020

Ref:  Postponing May General Election to November General Election

Notice to all the Citizens of Port Isabel

The City of Port Isabel Commission approved Ordinance 03-23-2020 Postponing the General Election to be held on the 2nd day of May 2020 for the purpose of electing members of the Port Isabel City Commission for Mayor, Commissioner Place 1 and Commissioner Place 2 to the 3rd day of November.  As per the Governor’s Proclamation March 18, 2020 Section 418.016 of the Texas Government Code to allow local political subdivisions that are utilizing the May 2, 2020 uniform election date to postpone their elections to the November 3, 2020 uniform election date.  Due to the ongoing of the COVID-19 outbreak.

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NOTICE OF MUNICIPAL ELECTION (AVISO DE ELECCION MUNICIPAL)

To the Registered Voters of Port Isabel, Texas:

(A los votantes registrados del Port Isabel, Texas;)

Notice is hereby given that the polling places listed below will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., on May 2, 2020, for voting in a Municipal election, to elect a Mayor and two (2) City Commissioners- Place 1, Commissioner Place 2 and Port Isabel City Charter relating voting on proposed amendment to the City Charter, section 4.05, providing for a three-year term for the mayor and City Commissioners, providing that the Mayor and City Commissioners shall serve staggered terms and providing that the Mayor and City Commissioners shall be elected by a majority vote.

(Notifíquese, por las presentes, que las casillas electorales citados abajo se abrirán desde las 7:00 a.m. hasta las 7:00 p.m. el dos de mayo de 2020 para votar en las Elección para elegir un Mayor (alcalde) y dos Comisionado, Puesto 1 y Comisionado 2 carta de la ciudad de port isabel relativa a la votacion sobre la enmienda propuesta a la temporada de la ciudad, seccion 4.05, que proporciona un término de tres años para el mayor y los comisionados de la ciudad, siempre que el mayor y los comisionados de la ciudad sirvan condiciones de la ciudad y siempre que el mayor y los comisionados de la ciudad se eligen por un voto de majoridad.

LOCATION(S) OF POLLING PLACES [UPDATED 10/2/2020]
(DIRECCION(ES) DE LAS CASILLAS ELECTORALES)

City Hall

309 East Railroad Ave.

Port Isabel, Tx

Precinct #1

El Edificio Municipal

309 East Railroad Ave.

Port Isabel, Tx

Precincto #1

City Hall

309 East Railroad Ave.

Port Isabel, Tx

Precinct #83

El Edificio Municipal

309 East Railroad Ave.

Port Isabel, Tx

Precincto #83

City Hall

309 East Railroad Ave.

Port Isabel, Tx

Precinct #59

El Edificio Municipal

309 East Railroad Ave.

Port Isabel, Tx

Precincto #59

 

Early Voting by personal appearance will be conducted each weekday at
(La votación en adelantada en persona se llevará a cabo de lunes a viernes en)

City Hall

305 East Maxan

Port Isabel, Texas

El Edificio Municipal

305 East Maxan

Port Isabel, Texas

 

Beginning on April 20, 2020 and ending on April 28 2020
(empezando el dia veinte de Abril 2020 y terminando veinte ocho de Abril, 2020.

Between the following hours: April 20– April 24, 2020 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Entra las horas de: El día veinte de abril 2020 hasta el veinte cuatro de abril 2020 entre las 9:00 de la mañana y las 7:00 de la tarde

April 27 and April 28, 2020 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Veinte siete de abril y veinte ocho de abril 2020 entre las 8:00 de la mañana y la 8:00 de la tarde

Applications for ballot by mail shall be mailed to:
(Las solicitudes para boletas que se votaran en ausencia por correo deberán enviarse a:)

Remi Garza, County Elections Administrator                

Name of Early Voting Clerk
(Nombre del secretario de la Votación En Adelantada)

P.O. Box 3587                                                                    
(Address) (Direccion)
Brownsville, TX 78523
(City) (Ciudad)     (Zip Code) (Zona Postal)

Recommended but not required

Applications for ballots by mail must be received no later than the close of business on
(Las solicitudes para boletas que se votaran en ausencia por correo deberán recibirse para el fin de las horas de negocio el)
April 17, 2020 / el diecisiete dia de Abril, 2020
(date) (fecha)

Issued this the 28th day of January 2020
(Emitada este dia viente ocho dia de enero, 2020.)


RECORD OF POSTING NOTICE OF ELECTION

I, the undersigned do hereby state that the notice of election for the May 2, 2020 Election as posted on the following dates and locations: 

Date of Posting

Location of Posting

29-Jan-20

Port Isabel City Hall Bulletin Board

29-Jan-20

Port Isabel City Website