Early voting begins Monday

ELLIS COUNTY — Early voting begins on Monday, October 24 for the 2016 General Election.

The times for early voting at the Ellis County Elections Office, located at 204 E. Jefferson Street in Waxahachie, are as follows:

• Monday, October 24 through Friday, October 28 - 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
• Saturday, October 29 - 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
• Sunday, October 30 - 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
• Monday, October 31 through Friday, November 4 - 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Six temporary early voting locations have been set up throughout the county. These locations include:

• Midlothian Conference Center at 1 Community Circle Dr, Midlothian
• Fundamental Baptist Church at 203 W Jefferson St, Palmer
• Ellis County Sub-Courthouse at 207 S. Sonoma Trail, Ennis
• Red Oak Municipal Center at 200 Lakeview Pkwy, Red Oak
• Walnut Grove Middle School at 990 N Walnut Grove Rd, Midlothian
• The Heights Baptist Church at 501 East Ovilla Rd, Glenn Heights

The dates and times for early voting at the temporary locations are:

• Monday, October 24 through Friday, October 28 - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
• Saturday, October 29 - 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
• Sunday, October 30 - 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
• Monday, October 31 through Wednesday, November 2 - 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
• Thursday, November 3 through Friday, November 4 - 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Ellis County voters can vote at any of the seven locations during the early voting period. For voters who wait to vote on Election Day, November 8, voters must vote at their specific precinct between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. The precinct number is printed on voter registration cards. Locations of the precinct voting locations can be found by clicking here.