New Braunfels Herald Zeitung (Newspaper) - October 26, 2005, New Braunfels, Texas
League of Women Voters of Texas Education Fund. 1212 Guadalupe St. #107, Austin. TX 78701-1800; (512) 472-1 HK); www.lwvtexas.org ANI) League of Women Voters -Comal Area Ed. Fund, PO Box 311324, New Braunfels. TX 78130 www.lwvcomalarea.coni
League of Women VotersVOTERS GUIDECONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT ELECTION: November 8, 2005
This Voters Guide is funded and published by the League of Women Voters of Texas Education Fund, a 501 (c)3 organization, to help citizens prepare to east an informed vote. This educational organization, associated with the League of Women Voters of Texas, operates exclusively for educational purposes in the general areas of government and public policy, carrying out its objectives through research, publication of educational materials, and other appropriate projects. The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan organization that works to promote political responsibility through active, informed participation of all citizens in their government. Neither the League nor the Education Fund supports or opposes any political party or candidate.
The Voters Guide and other helpful information are available online at the League's website: www.lwvtexas.urg and www.lwvcomalarea.cumEARLY VOTING IN COMAL COUNTY
Early voting in person — October 24 Thru November 4, 2(105
Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm. Comal County Courthouse. IOO Main Plaza.
Room 104. New Braunfels, TX 78130. (830) 620-5513 or 620-5538.
Early voting temporary branches — All early voting for the constitutional amendment election will take place at the Courthouse. There will be no temporary branches or Saturday voting.
Early voting by mail — Applications to have a mail-in ballot sent to you are accepted through Tuesday, November I, 2005. lf you are eligible, you may request that an application be mailed to you from the Comal County Clerk, or download the form or fill out a form online at http://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/voter/earlyvoting.shtml. Alternatively, voters may write the County Clerk's Office a letter with the following information: Name, Registered address, Address to which ballot should be mailed. Reason (must be one of the following: 65 or older. Disability, Out of town — ballot must be mailed to an out of county address). Voter's signature.
Address for Application for ballot by mail:
Comal County Clerk's Office 150 N. Seguin, Suite 101 New Braunfels, Texas 78130 (830) 620-5513 or 620-5538VOTER INFORMATIONVoting Certificate
• You will receive a new certificate every two years, in January of even-numbered years, as long as your registration is not canceled. If you move, your new card will not be forw arded, and you must notify your county elections office to get a new certificate. The 2004-2005 voter registration certificate is blue.
• If you have lost or misplaced your certificate, you may get a replacement from the voter registrar of your county. You may vote without a certificate if your name appears on the list of registered voters for your precinct, and you can show some form of identification.
• You must vote in the precinct of residence designated on your voter registration certificate on Election Day. During early voting, you may vote at the early voting site.VOTING PRECINCT LOCATIONS
November 8, 2005 General Election Comal County Precinct Polling Place & Location
7 am - 7 pm
101,102 N.B. Senior Citizens Center 655 Landa, NB
103 Oakwood Baptist Church 2154 N. Loop 337, NB
104 Canyon Lake Action Center Fm 2673, Sadler
105 Canyon Lake Golf & Country Club, 405 Watts Lane, Cl
106 Guadalupe Valley Tel Coop 36101 FM 3159. Smithson Valley
201,207 Peace Lutheran Church Hall 1147 S. Walnut, NB
202 Comal Elementary School 6720 EM 482. NB
203 Mission Valley "Bowling Club 2311 Hwy 46 W'. NB
204 Bulverde Community Center Bulverde & Ammann Rd. Bul
205 Feibelman GR Community Center,2l 1340 FM 3009, GR
206 Oak Village North Fire Station 695 Circle Oak Drive, Bul 301,307 Lone Star School 144 N. Hidalgo, NB
302 United Methodist Church 572 W. San Antonio St, NB
303 Eagles Hall 257 E. South. NB
304,305 Frazier Elementary School 1441 E. Hwy 81, NB 306 .St. Paul Lutheran Church 181 S. Santa Clara Ave., NB
401 Eden Home, Inc. 631 Lakeview, NB
402 Church In The Valley 14181 EM 306 At Canyon City
403 Fischer Store Comm. Cen., Hwy 32 at EM 484. Fischer
404 Cross Lutheran Church 2171 E. Common St. NB
405 Spring Branch Vol. Fire Dept. Hwy 281 At EM 311, Spring Br.
406 Faith United Church Of Christ 970 Loop 337, NB
To find out where the voting precinct is. you may visit http://www.cceo.org/ (scroll to bottom of page) or http://www.co.comal.tx.us/vote/Precinct_Maps.htmOn November 8, polls are open 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Funding of Voters Guides is furnished by the League s Education Fund which is supported by contributions from individuals, corporations, and foundations. The Education Fund gratefully acknow ledges major contributions since June 2004 from:
Elaine Bridges Julie Lowenberg Alcoa Foundation Safeway, Inc.
Linda Wassemch Hershey Foundation
Kosberg Charitable Foundation Trust
Thomas R. Mock
Harold Simmons Foundation Scripps Howard Foundation Randall’s Groceries
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, ELP Assoc, of Tx. Professional Educators HEB Groceries
The League of Women Voters - Comal Area expresses its appreciation to the New Braunfels Herald Zeitung for publishing this Voters Guide.VOTE NOVEMBER 8
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