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File #: 21-85    Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Individual Item Ready
File created: 1/20/2021 In control: City Council
On agenda: 1/25/2021 Final action:
Title: Approval of the first reading of an ordinance ordering a Regular Election to be held in the City of New Braunfels on May 1, 2021, for Regular City Officers; and establishing an Early Voting Location and Polling Places for this Election; and making provisions for the conduct of the Election.
Attachments: 1. Ordinance Calling Gen Election CV 01.19.2021
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Presenter/Contact

Presenter

Caitlin Krobot, City Secretary

Contact Info

ckrobot@nbtexas.org

 

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SUBJECT:

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Approval of the first reading of an ordinance ordering a Regular Election to be held in the City of New Braunfels on May 1, 2021, for Regular City Officers; and establishing an Early Voting Location and Polling Places for this Election; and making provisions for the conduct of the Election.

 

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BACKGROUND / RATIONALE:

The uniform election date in May for municipal election is May 1, 2021.  Terms for Councilmembers in districts 3 and 4 will expire in May 2021.

 

Early voting will occur at the Comal County elections Office, 396 N. Seguin Avenue.

 

Election Day locations will be at:

District 1 - Westside Community Center, 2932 S IH 35 Frontage Road

District 2 - New Braunfels First Church of the Nazarene, 210 W. Klein Road

District 3 - Seniors Center of Comal County, 655 Landa Street

District 4 - Christ Presbyterian Church, 1620 Common Street

District 5 - Comal county Goodwin Annex, 1297 Church Hill Drive

District 6 - Walnut Springs Elementary School. 1900 S Walnut Avenue

 

The polling places are pending finalized coordination with the Comal County elections department and the ISD contracts and may be subject to change.

 

ADDRESSES A NEED/ISSUE IN A CITY PLAN OR COUNCIL PRIORITY:

This item is for informational purposes.

 

FISCAL IMPACT:

The cost for an election is approximately $18,968.40 for election workers, supplies, and training. (This amount is subject to change after the polling places are established).

 

Recommendation

COMMITTEE RECOMMENDATION:

This item is for Council consideration.

 

STAFF RECOMMENDATION:

Staff recommends approval.